XSS Vulnerabilities in RuubikCMS
Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: XSS Vulnerabilities in RuubikCMS
Software: RuubikCMS 1.1.1 and possibly below.
Vendor Homepage: http://www.ruubikcms.com
Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting
Researcher: Omar Kurt
Advisory Reference: NS-13-015
RuubikCMS is an open source website content management tool which is designed to be user-friendly for both the end-user and the webmaster. In our vision the end-user should be able to create and update webpages quickly without learning any special skills (no coding, HTML or CSS). For the webmaster a RuubikCMS site should be easy to install and manage but still flexible to allow modifications. In any case installing should be so easy that a designing oriented webmaster doesn’t need any coding or database skills.
RuubikCMS is affected by XSS vulnerabilities in version 1.1.1.
Example PoC urls are as follows:
- XSS Vulnerabilities
http://example.com/ruubikcms/cms/index.php?p=home(POST – params: mother, ordernum, creator)
http://example.com/ruubikcms/cms/index.php?p=home(POST – params: ordernum)
You can read the full article about Cross-Site Scripting vulnerabilities from here:
No patch released.
010/07/2013 – First Contact – No Response
24/07/2013 – Second Contact – No response
11/12/2013 – Vulnerability Released
It has been discovered on testing of Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.
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