Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in ViewTopic.php in phpBB, possibly 2.0.6c and earlier, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script or HTML as other users via the postorder parameter.

Evaluator Description

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release:phpBB Group, phpBB, 2.0.7

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 23, 2004
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.8
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0.1*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0.2*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0.3*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0.4*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0.5*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0.6*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0.6c*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb2.0_rc4*******

Vulnerable Software List

Phpbb Group Phpbb 2.0, 2.0.1, 2.0.2, 2.0.3, 2.0.4, 2.0.5, 2.0.6, 2.0.6c, 2.0_rc4


20040228 New phpBB ViewTopic.php Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability