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BBcode XSS in MiniBB
From: advisory () htbridge ch
Date: Thu, 4 Nov 2010 10:57:24 +0100 (CET)
Vulnerability ID: HTB22670
Vendor: MiniBB.com ( http://www.minibb.com/ )
Vulnerable Version: 2.5
Vendor Notification: 21 October 2010
Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting)
Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted, Awaiting Vendor Response
Risk level: Medium
Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/)
BBcode isn't properly sanitized. This can be used to post arbitrary script code.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in a compromise of the application, theft of cookie-based
authentication credentials, disclosure or modification of sensitive data.
An attacker can use browser to exploit this vulnerability.
- BBcode XSS in MiniBB advisory (Nov 04)