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[DSECRG-08-041] Stored XSS Vulnerability in Xoops 2.3.x
From: "Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG]" <research () dsec ru>
Date: Mon, 8 Dec 2008 15:21:47 +0300
Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] Advisory #DSECRG-08-041
Versions Affected: 2.3.1, 2.3.2a
Vendor URL: http://www.xoops.org/
Bug: Stored XSS
Vendor response: 10.11.2008
Date of Public Advisory: 08.12.2008
Authors: Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] (research [at] dsec [dot] ru)
XOOPS has Stored XSS vulnerability.
Vulnerability found in script pmlite.php
User can inject script into private message using BBCode post parameter [url].
[url=" STYLE="test:expression(alert('DSecRG XSS'))]DSecRG XSS[/url]
Vendor fixed this flaw on 07.12.2008.
XOOPS 2.3.2b Security Release can be download from Sourceforge repository:
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- [DSECRG-08-041] Stored XSS Vulnerability in Xoops 2.3.x Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] (Dec 08)