CVE-2014-8751 goYWP WebPress Multiple XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) Security Vulnerabilities

CVE-2014-8751 goYWP WebPress Multiple XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) Security Vulnerabilities

 

Exploit Title: goYWP WebPress Multiple XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) Security Vulnerabilities
Product: WebPress
Vendor: goYWP
Vulnerable Versions: 13.00.06
Tested Version: 13.00.06
Advisory Publication: Dec 09, 2014
Latest Update: Dec 09, 2014
Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]
CVE Reference: CVE-2014-8751
Credit: Wang Jing [SPMS, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore]

 

Advisory Details:
(1) Product
“WebPress is the foundation on which we build web sites. It’s our unique Content Management System (CMS), flexible enough for us to build your dream site, and easy enough for you to maintain it yourself.”

 

(2) Vulnerability Details:
goYWP WebPress has a security problem. It is vulnerable to XSS attacks.
(2.1) The first security vulnerability occurs at “/search.php” page with “&search_param” parameter in HTTP GET.
(2.2) The second security vulnerability occurs at “/forms.php” (form submission ) page with “&name”, “&address” “&comment” parameters in HTTP POST.

 

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CVE-2014-7291 Springshare LibCal XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) Security Vulnerability

CVE-2014-7291  Springshare LibCal XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) Security Vulnerability Weakness




Exploit Title: Springshare LibCal Multiple XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) Security Weakness

Product: LibCal

Vendor: Springshare

Vulnerable Versions: 2.0

Tested Version: 2.0

Advisory Publication: Nov 25, 2014

Latest Update: Nov 25, 2014

Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]

CVE Reference: CVE-2014-7291

CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)

Impact Subscore: 2.9

Exploitability Subscore: 8.6

Solution Status: Fixed by Vendor

Credit: Wang Jing [SPMS, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore]






Recommendation Details:


(1) Vendor & Product Description:


Vendor:
Springshare

Product & Vulnerable Versions:
LibCal
2.0


Vendor URL & download:

http://springshare.com/libcal/

Product Introduction Overview:

“LibCal is an easy to use calendaring and event management platform for libraries. Used by 1,600+ libraries worldwide, LibCal makes it a breeze to manage online calendar of events, offer room bookings online, manage the opening hours for various locations.”

    “Manage Calendar & Event Registrations
Create custom Registration Forms
Manage Consultation Appointments”

    Create an Online Room Booking System
Display Library & Departmental Hours
Share Calendar/Event Info via Widgets”

(2) Vulnerability Details:

Springshare LibCal web application has a security bug problem. It can be exploited by XSS attacks. This may allow a remote attacker to create a specially crafted request that would execute arbitrary script code in a user’s browser session within the trust relationship between their browser and the server.

Several Springshare LibCal products vulnerabilities have been found by some other bug hunter researchers before. Springshare LibCal has patched some of them. The MITRE Corporation is a not-for-profit company that operates multiple federally funded research and development centers (FFRDCs), which provide innovative, practical solutions for some of our nation’s most critical challenges in defense and intelligence, aviation, civil systems, homeland security, the judiciary, healthcare, and cybersecurity. It has published suggestions, advisories, solutions details related to Springshare LibCal vulnerabilities.

(2.1) The first code programming flaw  occur at “/api_events.php?” page, with “&m” and “&cid” parameters.

(3) Solutions:

2014-10-01: Report vulnerability to Vendor

2014-10-15: Vendor replied with thanks and vendor changed the source code







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CVE-2014-7292 Newtelligence dasBlog Dest Redirect Privilege Escalation Security Vulnerability

Exploit Title: Newtelligence dasBlog Dest Redirect Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Product: dasBlog
Vendor: Newtelligence
Vulnerable Versions: 2.3 (2.3.9074.18820) 2.2 (2.2.8279.16125) 2.1(2.1.8102.813)
Tested Version: 2.3 (2.3.9074.18820)
Advisory Publication: OCT 15, 2014
Latest Update: OCT 15, 2014
Vulnerability Type: Open Redirect [CWE-601]
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
Credit: Wang Jing [Mathematics, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore]

Advisory Details:

(1) Vendor URL:
https://searchcode.com/codesearch/view/8710666/ https://www.microsoft.com/web/gallery/dasblog.aspx



(2) Vulnerability Description:
“Newtelligence dasBlog ct.ashx is vulnerable to Open Redirect attacks.
dasBlog supports a feature called Click-Through which basically tracks all links clicked inside your blog posts. It’s a nice feature that allows the blogger to stay informed what kind of content readers like. If Click-Through is turned on, all URLs inside blog entries will be replaced with <URL to your blog>/ct.ashx?id=<Blog entry ID>&url=<URL-encoded original URL> which of course breaks WebSnapr previews.”

Web.config code:
<add verb=”*” path=”ct.ashx” type=”newtelligence.DasBlog.Web.Services.ClickThroughHandler, newtelligence.DasBlog.Web.Services”/>

(3) Vulnerability Detail:
Newtelligence dasBlog has a security problem. It is vulnerable to Open Redirect attacks.

(3.1) The vulnerability occurs at “ct.ashx?” page, with “&url” parameter,.
Solutions:
2014-10-15 Public disclosure with self-written patch.

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