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Cutenews search.php Cross Site Scripting Vulerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Tries to inject javascript code.

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is affected by a
cross-site scripting issue.


The version of Cutenews installed on the remote host fails to sanitize
input to the 'search.php' script before using it to generate dynamic
HTML to be returned to the user. An unauthenticated attacker can
exploit this issue to execute a cross-site scripting attack.

This version of Cutenews is also likely affected by other associated

See also :

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9

Networks Security ID: 21233

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Justin Seitz

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