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Re: XSS vulnerability in phpBB (an other ;-)
From: Victor Sheldeshov <mrlomax () mail ru>
Date: Tue, 9 Sep 2003 10:09:57 +0400

Hello keupon,

Tuesday, September 9, 2003, 1:43:59 AM, you wrote:

kyf> Hello, i've just found a new xss vulnerability in phpBB 2.0.6 (i'm not
kyf> sure but i don't think that others versions are vulnerable).
kyf> This vulnerability is located in the [url][/url] bbcode.
kyf> You can insert javascript by doing a thing like that:
kyf> [url=www.google.fr" onclick=alert('Hello')]text[/url]

 Think, my phpBB 2.0.5 is not vulnerable.
 I posted "[url=www.google.fr" onclick=alert('Hello')]text[/url]" into
 the body of the post. No URL link appeared, but I saw the whole
 string "[url=www.google.fr" onclick=alert('Hello')]text[/url]" in my

 Was I wrong? Where do we need to place that string?
Best regards, Victor mailto:mrlomax () mail ru
Topic: Когда правитель говорит об заботе о благе народа, он хочет заручиться его доверием для очередного обмана.

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