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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-5761

Original release date: 12/30/2008
Last revised: 01/29/2009


Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in FlatnuX CMS (aka Flatnuke3) 2008-12-11 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the mod parameter to the default URI; (2) the foto parameter to photo.php in the 05_Foto module; or (3) the name parameter in an insertrecord action to index.php in the 08_Files module, as demonstrated by injection within a SRC attribute of an IFRAME element.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
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
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: BID
Name: 32826
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 7461
External Source: BID
Name: 32828
External Source: SREASON
Name: 4825
External Source: XF
Name: flatnux-photo-xss(47369)
External Source: XF
Name: flatnux-index-xss(47367)

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* cpe:/a:flatnux:flatnux:2008-12-11

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  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)