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CVE-2007-2248 Detail

Current Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in admin.php in Phorum before 5.1.22 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) group_id parameter in the groups module or (2) the smiley_id parameter in the smileys modsettings module.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Phorum, Phorum, 5.1.22

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2617
http://www.phorum.org/story.php?76 Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/466286/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23616 Exploit Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017936 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.waraxe.us/advisory-49.html Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory

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:phorum:phorum:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.1.21


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2248
NVD Published Date:
04/25/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018