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Family: CGI abuses --> Category: attack

phpBB < 2.0.22 Multiple Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Tries to pass a 'bad' redirect in via phpBB

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of phpBB installed on the remote host fails to properly
block 'bad' redirection targets. In addition, it reportedly contains
a non-persistent cross-site scripting flaw involving its private
messaging functionality and several other issues. At a minimum, a
remote attacker can leverage these flaws to launch cross-site
scripting attacks against the affected application.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to phpBB 2.0.22 or later.

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7

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