CVE-2015-1179-xss-mango-automation-scada

 

Information
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Advisory by Octogence.
Name: Reflected XSS Vulnerability in Mango Automation SCADA/HMI software
Affected Software : Mango Automation
Affected Versions: 2.4.0 and possibly below
Vendor Homepage : http://infiniteautomation.com/
Vulnerability Type : Cross-site Scripting
Severity : High
CVE ID: CVE-2015-1179

Impact
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An attacker can craft a URL with malicious JavaScript code which executes in the browser.

Technical Details
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Sample URL:
http://localhost/data_point_details.shtm?dpid=b3f17<script>alert(1)</script>545cc

Parameters:
dpid
dpxid
pid

Sample Payload:
<script>alert(21)</script>

For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the following article:
https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Cross-site_Scripting_(XSS)

Advisory Timeline (mm/dd/yyyy)
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11/21/2014 – Reported
12/04/2014 – Vulnerability Fixed
01/18/2015 – Advisory Released