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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0902

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in phpBB 2.0.0 (phpBB2) allows remote attackers to execute Javascript as other phpBB users by including a http:// and a double-quote (") in the [IMG] tag, which bypasses phpBB's security check, terminates the src parameter of the resulting HTML IMG tag, and injects the script.
Publish Date : 2002-10-04 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site ScriptingBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0902

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 2.0 Rc3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 2.0 Rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 2.0 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 2.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 2.0 Rc4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Phpbb Group Phpbb 6

- References For CVE-2002-0902
BUGTRAQ 20020526 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability in phpBB2's [IMG] tag and remote avatar
BID 4858 PHPBB2 Image Tag HTML Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
XF phpbb-bbcode-image-css(9178)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0902

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