r0t has reported some vulnerabilities in Helm Web Hosting Control Panel, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Input passed to the "showOption" parameter in interfaces/standard/domain.asp and to the "Folder" and "StartPath" parameters in interfaces/standard/FileManager.asp is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
The vulnerability is reported in version 3.2.16. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Edit the source code to ensure that input is properly sanitised.
Provided and/or discovered by: r0t
Original Advisory: http://pridels-team.blogspot.com/2007/10/helm-xss-vuln.html
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Subject: Helm Web Hosting Control Panel Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
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