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CVE-2006-0800 Detail

Current Description

Interpretation conflict in PostNuke 0.761 and earlier allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via HTML tags with a trailing "<" character, which is interpreted as a ">" character by some web browsers but bypasses the blacklist protection in (1) the pnVarCleanFromInput function in pnAPI.php, (2) the pnSecureInput function in pnAntiCracker.php, and (3) the htmltext parameter in an edituser operation to user.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2006-02/0469.html
http://news.postnuke.com/index.php?name=News&file=article&sid=2754 Patch
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/454
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16752 Exploit Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0673 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24823

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE-79)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.70:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.71:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.72:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.73:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.74:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.75:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.75_rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.76_rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.76_rc4a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.76_rc4b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.703:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.721:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.726.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.761:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke_software_foundation:postnuke:0.761a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0800
NVD Published Date:
02/20/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017