XSS and Blind SQL Injection Vulnerabilities in ExponentCMS Software
Vendor Homepage : http://www.exponentcms.org Vulnerability Type : Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection Severity : Critical Researcher : Onur Yılmaz Advisory Reference : NS-12-006
Exponent is a website content management system (or CMS) that allows site owners to easily create and manage dynamic websites without necessarily directly coding web pages, or managing site navigation.
Exponent CMS is affected by XSS and SQL Injection vulnerabilities in version 2.0.5.
Example PoC urls are as follows :
You can read the full article about Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection vulnerabilities from here :
The vendor fixed this vulnerability in the new version. Please see the references.
12/03/2012 – First contact: Sent the vulnerability details
20/03/2012 – Vulnerability Fixed in latest version
25/04/2012 – Vulnerability Released
It has been discovered on testing of Netsparker, Web Application Security Scanner – http://www.mavitunasecurity.com/netsparker/.
Vendor Url / Patch :
MSL Advisory Link :
Netsparker Advisories : http://www.mavitunasecurity.com/netsparker-advisories/