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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1716

Original release date: 04/11/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in inc/functions_post.php in MyBB (aka MyBulletinBoard) 1.10 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a JavaScript event in a BBCode img tag. NOTE: the email vector is already covered by CVE-2006-1625, although it might stem from the same core issue.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Solution

Successful exploitation requires that unauthenticated users are allowed to post new threads (not the default setting).

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://myimei.com/security/2006-03-12/mybb-110functions_postphpxss-attack.html
External Source: BID
Name: 17413
External Source: MISC
Name: http://kapda.ir/advisory-305.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: mybb-email-img-bbcode-xss(25615)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19516
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 24375
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060407 [KAPDA::#38] - MyBB 1.1.0~functions_post.php~XSS Attack
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: mybb-email-bbcode-xss(25615)

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