Vendor Statistics
High-Tech Bridge Security Advisories are CVE Compatible    High-Tech Bridge Security Advisories CWE Compatibility    High-Tech Bridge Security Advisories CVSS Adopters

Patch Available Upon Disclosure

2014 Q1 87%2013 Q2 92%
2013 Q4 67%2013 Q1 100%
2013 Q3 77%2012 Q4 68%

Vendor Average Time to Patch

2014 Q1 5 days 2013 Q2 30 days
2013 Q4 8 days 2013 Q1 13 days
2013 Q3 13 days 2012 Q4 26 days

286 software vendors have fixed 926 vulnerabilities in their products thanks to High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab.

High-Tech Bridge Newsletter

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive some or all of our corporate news, invitations to security events or HTB Security Advisories – you choose what you want to receive.

Cross-site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerabilities in Scribe CMS

Advisory ID:HTB22420
Product:Scribe CMS
Vendor:Sigmer Technologies
Vulnerable Versions:Current on 03.06.2010 and probably prior
Tested Version:Current on 03.06.2010
Advisory Publication:June 7, 2010 [without technical details]
Vendor Notification:June 7, 2010
Public Disclosure:June 21, 2010
Vulnerability Type:Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]
Risk Level:Low
CVSSv2 Base Score:2.6 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Discovered and Provided:High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab
 

Advisory Details:

High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab has discovered three vulnerabilities in Scribe CMS which could be exploited to perform cross-site scripting attacks.


1) Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Scribe CMS

1.1 The vulnerability exists due to input sanitation error in the “f” parameter in administrate_file.php. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request to the vulnerable script and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user`s browser in context of the vulnerable website. Successful exploitation requires that victim is logged-in into the application and has access to administrative interface.

Exploitation example:
https://host/path/administrate_file.php?f=SITENAME%2F%00%22%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert%28document.cookie%29 %3C/script%3E&fn=view

1.2 The vulnerability exists due to input sanitation error in the "orig_t_id" parameter in template_admin.php. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request to the vulnerable script and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user`s browser in context of the vulnerable website. Successful exploitation requires that victim is logged-in into the application and has access to administrative interface.

Exploitation example:
https://host/path/template_admin.php?action=t_edit&orig_t_id=./%3Cscript%3Ealert%28document.cookie%2 9%3C/script%3E&path=SITENAME

1.3 The vulnerability exists due to input sanitation error in the "path" parameter in copy_folder.php. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request to the vulnerable script and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user`s browser in context of the vulnerable website. Successful exploitation requires that victim is logged-in into the application and has access to administrative interface.

Exploitation example:
https://host/path/copy_folder.php?path=SITE/%3Cscript%3Ealert%28document.cookie%29%3C/script%3E


Solution:
Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches or other solutions. The vendor was contacted in accordance to our Vendor Notification Policy but we didn't get any answer or feedback.


ImmuniWeb by High-Tech Bridge


References:
[1] High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB22420 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB22420 - Cross-site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerabilities in Scribe CMS
[2] Scribe CMS - cmscribe.com - cmScribe is an advanced, 100% browser-based web content management system built on the latest version (4.0) of the .NET Framework.
[3] Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) - http://cwe.mitre.org - targeted to developers and security practitioners, CWE is a formal list of software weakness types.

Have additional information to submit?
Please feel free to send us any additional information related to this Advisory, such as vulnerable versions, additional exploitation details and conditions, patches and other relevant details.