Published: 20/04/2006 Updated: 18/10/2018
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 8.6
VMScore: 435
Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Summary

Directory traversal vulnerability in the editnews module (inc/editnews.mdu) in index.php in CuteNews 1.4.1 allows remote malicious users to read or modify files via the source parameter in the (1) editnews or (2) doeditnews action. NOTE: this can also produce resultant XSS when the target file does not exist.

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source: wwwsecurityfocuscom/bid/17592/info CuteNews is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability This issue is due to a failure in the application to properly sanitize user-supplied input An attacker may leverage this issue to have arbitrary script code executed in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected ...