cPanel 10 - 'newuser.html' Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

EDB-ID:

28983


Platform:

PHP

Published:

2006-11-13

source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21027/info
 
cPanel is prone to multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input. 
 
An attacker may leverage these issues to have arbitrary script code execute in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may help the attacker steal cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks.
 
cPanel version 10 is vulnerable; other versions may also be affected.

http://www.example.com/frontend/htaccess/newuser.html?user=[XSS]&pass=&dir=A VALID FOLDER
http://www.example.com/frontend/htaccess/newuser.html?user=[XSS]&pass=&dir=[XSS]