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ZH2003-22SA (security advisory): Zorum XSS Vulnerability and Path Disclosure
From: G00db0y <G00db0y () zone-h org>
Date: 11 Aug 2003 19:31:43 -0000
ZH2003-22SA (security advisory): Zorum XSS Vulnerability and Path
Published: 11 august 2003
Released: 11 august 2003
Affected Systems: v.3.4
Issue: Remote attackers can inject XSS script and know the path of the
Author: G00db0y () zone-h org
Zone-h Security Team has discovered a flaw in Zorum v3.4 (and older
"Zorum is a message board software, which may be used with equal success
intra- and internet sites."
It's possibile to inject XSS script in the method variable.
It's possible to make a malformed http request for many variables in
Zorum and in doing so trigger an error. The resulting error message will
potentially sensitive installation path information to the remote
The vendor has been contacted and a patch is not yet produced.
Filter the method variable (xss problem), filter all variables.
G00db0y - www.zone-h.org admin
Original advisory here: http://www.zone-h.org/en/advisories/read/id=2867/
- ZH2003-22SA (security advisory): Zorum XSS Vulnerability and Path Disclosure G00db0y (Aug 11)