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pimcore XSS vulnerability



XSS vulnerability in pimcore
XSS vulnerability in pimcore



Vulnerability ID: HTB22562
Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_vulnerability_in_pimcore.html 
Product: pimcore
Vendor: elements.at New Media Solutions GmbH. ( http://www.pimcore.org/ ) 
Vulnerable Version: 1.1.0 and Probably Prior Versions
Vendor Notification: 02 August 2010 
Vulnerability Type: Stored XSS (Cross Site Scripting)
Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted, Awaiting Vendor Response
Risk level: Medium 
Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/) 

Vulnerability Details:
User can execute arbitrary JavaScript code within the vulnerable application.

The vulnerability exists due to failure in the page saving script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "data" variable. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in a compromise of the application, theft of cookie-based authentication credentials, disclosure or modification of sensitive data.

An attacker can use browser to exploit this vulnerability. The following PoC is available:

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