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Invision Power Board < 2.0.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for multiple vulnerabilities in Invision Power Board < 2.0.4

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is vulnerable to
multiple attacks.

Description :

According to its banner, the version of Invision Power Board on the
remote host suffers from multiple vulnerabilities :

- SQL Injection Vulnerability
The application fails to sanitize user-input supplied
through the 'pass_hash' cookie in the 'sources/login.php'
script, which can be exploited to affect database
queries, potentially revealing sensitive information.

- Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
A possible hacker can pass arbitrary HTML and script code
through the 'highlite' parameter of the
'sources/search.php' and 'sources/topics.php' scripts.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Invision Power Board 2.0.4 or later.

Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5

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