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CVE-2009-4250 Detail

Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in CutePHP CuteNews 1.4.6 and UTF-8 CuteNews before 8b allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the result parameter to register.php; (2) the user parameter to search.php; the (3) cat_msg, (4) source_msg, (5) postponed_selected, (6) unapproved_selected, and (7) news_per_page parameters in a list action to the editnews module of index.php; and (8) the link tag in news comments. NOTE: some of the vulnerabilities require register_globals to be enabled and/or magic_quotes_gpc to be disabled.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/09/2009

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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.morningstarsecurity.com/advisories/MORNINGSTAR-2009-02-CuteNews.txt Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507782/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36971 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54221
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54222
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54223
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54224
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54237

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4250
NVD Published Date:
12/09/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018