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CVE-2006-1717 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in newthread.php in MyBB (aka MyBulletinBoard) 1.10, when configured to permit new threads by unregistered users, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the username.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/11/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Successful exploitation requires that unauthenticated users are allowed to post new threads (not the default setting).

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/430464/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17427
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/25730

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mybulletinboard:mybulletinboard:1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1717
NVD Published Date:
04/11/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018