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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for XSS and SQL injection vulnerabilities in SiteEnable
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains an ASP application that is affected by
The remote host is running a version of the SiteEnable CMS package
that is prone to several vulnerabilities :
- SQL Injection Vulnerability
Due to a failure to properly sanitize user input to the 'sortby'
parameter of the 'content.asp' script, a possible hacker can
execute SQL queries against the underlying database.
- Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
A possible hacker can pass arbitrary HTML and script code through
the 'contenttype' parameter (and likely others) of the
'content.asp' script to be executed in a user's browser in
the context of the affected website.
See also :
Unknown at this time.
Network Security Threat Level:
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5
Networks Security ID: 12985
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security
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