ContentDM Search.php XSS Vulnerability

2007.08.09
Credit: Monkeyboy9997
Risk: Low
Local: No
Remote: Yes
CWE: CWE-79


CVSS Base Score: 4.3/10
Impact Subscore: 2.9/10
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6/10
Exploit range: Remote
Attack complexity: Medium
Authentication: No required
Confidentiality impact: None
Integrity impact: Partial
Availability impact: None

ContentDM has a XSS vulnerability. Many .gov sites run this software. CDM fails to block special charachters etc so by searching for <script>alert('XSS');</script> We can make a popup saying XSS. An attacker could steal cookies, redirect the page etc. Found by Me(Rhys Phillips) Date found: 3rd August 2007 Date Released: 3rd August 2007 Vendor has been contacted.


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