Exploit the possiblities

phpMyFAQ 2.9.8 Cross Site Scripting

phpMyFAQ 2.9.8 Cross Site Scripting
Posted Sep 21, 2017
Authored by Ishaq Mohammed

phpMyFAQ version 2.9.8 suffers from a persistent cross site scripting vulnerability.

tags | exploit, xss
advisories | CVE-2017-14618
MD5 | dd7b07c8ceb84bd510329997ef39de84

phpMyFAQ 2.9.8 Cross Site Scripting

Change Mirror Download
# Exploit Title: phpMyFAQ 2.9.8 Stored XSS
# Vendor Homepage: http://www.phpmyfaq.de/
# Software Link: http://download.phpmyfaq.de/phpMyFAQ-2.9.8.zip
# Exploit Author: Ishaq Mohammed
# Contact: https://twitter.com/security_prince
# Website: https://about.me/security-prince
# Category: webapps
# CVE: CVE-2017-14618

1. Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in inc/PMF/Faq.php in phpMyFAQ
through 2.9.8 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or
HTML via the Questions field in an "Add New FAQ" action.

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-14618

2. Proof of Concept

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open the affected link "http://localhost/phpmyfaq/
admin/?action=editentry" with logged in user with administrator privileges
2. Enter the <a onmouseover=alert(document.cookie)>xss link</a> in the
aQuestionsa
3. Save the FAQ
4. Login using any other user or simply click on the phpMyFAQ on the
top-right hand side of the web portal
5. Click on the latest FAQ added
6. Hover around the name "xss link"


3. Solution:

This vulnerability will be fixed in phpMyFAQ 2.9.9

--
Best Regards,
Ishaq Mohammed
https://about.me/security-prince

Comments

RSS Feed Subscribe to this comment feed

No comments yet, be the first!

Login or Register to post a comment

File Archive:

November 2017

  • Su
  • Mo
  • Tu
  • We
  • Th
  • Fr
  • Sa
  • 1
    Nov 1st
    22 Files
  • 2
    Nov 2nd
    28 Files
  • 3
    Nov 3rd
    10 Files
  • 4
    Nov 4th
    1 Files
  • 5
    Nov 5th
    5 Files
  • 6
    Nov 6th
    15 Files
  • 7
    Nov 7th
    15 Files
  • 8
    Nov 8th
    13 Files
  • 9
    Nov 9th
    9 Files
  • 10
    Nov 10th
    9 Files
  • 11
    Nov 11th
    3 Files
  • 12
    Nov 12th
    2 Files
  • 13
    Nov 13th
    15 Files
  • 14
    Nov 14th
    17 Files
  • 15
    Nov 15th
    19 Files
  • 16
    Nov 16th
    15 Files
  • 17
    Nov 17th
    19 Files
  • 18
    Nov 18th
    0 Files
  • 19
    Nov 19th
    0 Files
  • 20
    Nov 20th
    0 Files
  • 21
    Nov 21st
    0 Files
  • 22
    Nov 22nd
    0 Files
  • 23
    Nov 23rd
    0 Files
  • 24
    Nov 24th
    0 Files
  • 25
    Nov 25th
    0 Files
  • 26
    Nov 26th
    0 Files
  • 27
    Nov 27th
    0 Files
  • 28
    Nov 28th
    0 Files
  • 29
    Nov 29th
    0 Files
  • 30
    Nov 30th
    0 Files

Top Authors In Last 30 Days

File Tags

Systems

packet storm

© 2016 Packet Storm. All rights reserved.

Services
Security Services
Hosting By
Rokasec
close