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Pulse CMS Cross-Site Scripting and Directory Traversal

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Release Date:  2010-02-22    Last Update:  2010-04-21    Views:  3,293

Secunia Advisory SA38650

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Description


Two vulnerabilities have been discovered in Pulse CMS, which can be exploited by malicious users to disclose sensitive information and by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks


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Subject: Pulse CMS Cross-Site Scripting and Directory Traversal

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markf77 RE: Pulse CMS "f" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
Member 12th Mar, 2010 23:44
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Location: US
Last edited on 12th Mar, 2010 23:44
This advisory is misleading. This is not a true threat since this page is only accessible AFTER you login. So it is not a publicly viewable page, only the admin can view it. The file has also been modified to add more security. Please remove this. Thank you.
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Secunia Research RE: Pulse CMS "f" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
Secunia Official 17th Mar, 2010 15:24
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Please note that the cross-site scripting vulnerability is confirmed in version 1.2.2 and also in the updated package of version 1.2.2. If a logged-in administrative user visits a malicious web site or follows a specially crafted link, arbitrary script code controlled by the attacker can be executed in the context of the user's browser session.

We've also noticed that a directory traversal vulnerability has been fixed in an updated package of version 1.2.2 that allows logged-in users to disclose the contents of local files. We've, therefore, updated our advisory to reflect this new information.
markf77 RE: Pulse CMS "f" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
Member 16th Apr, 2010 21:47
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User Since: 12th Mar 2010
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This is fixed as of 1.2.4. Please update all advisories to reflect this.
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