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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   MySQLGuest Vendors:   allwebscripts.com
MySQLGuest Lack of Input Validation Lets Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1011376
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1011376
CVE Reference:   CVE-2004-2138   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Jul 2 2005
Original Entry Date:  Sep 21 2004
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information


Description:   An input validation vulnerability was reported in MySQLGuest. A remote user can conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

The 'AWSguest.php' script does not properly filter HTML code from user-supplied input in the 'Name', 'Email', 'Homepage', and 'Comments' fields. A remote user can submit specially crafted input that, when viewed by a target user, will cause arbitrary scripting code to be executed by the target user's browser. The code will originate from the site running the MySQLGuest software and will run in the security context of that site. As a result, the code will be able to access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the site, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the site, or take actions on the site acting as the target user.

BliZZard reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the site running the MySQLGuest software, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the site, or take actions on the site acting as the target user.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.
Vendor URL:  www.allwebscripts.com/mysql-doc.php (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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