CVE-2006-5204 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in action_admin/member.php in Invision Power Board (IPB) 2.1.7 and earlier allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a reference to a script in the avatar setting, which can be leveraged for a cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attack involving forced SQL execution by an admin.

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Evaluator Solution

An update for that addressed this vulnerability is available on the Invision Power Services web site. The following requirements must be met for this attack to take place: - The database table prefix must be known - The admin must have access to the SQL Toolbox (any "root admin") - The admin must have images and referers turned on in their browser, and their browser must follow Location headers (default behaviour for most browsers) - The admin must view a malicious script as an image in their browser

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