National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4972
Original release date:09/25/2006
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in archive/index.php/forum-4.html in MyBB (aka MyBulletinBoard) allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the navbits[name] parameter.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0 upgrade from v1.0):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type:Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service
Successful exploitation requires that "register_globals" is enabled.
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External Source: VUPEN
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060915 MyBB Full path and Cross site scripting vulnerabilities
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: SECUNIA
External Source: SREASON