Liferay Portal fails to properly validate the User Profile "Greeting" value, which can allow script to execute when a user logs into the portal.
Liferay Portal is an enterprise portal solution that uses Java technologies. The User Profile "Greeting" value of Liferay Portal fails to properly sanitize input.
An authenticated user may be able to inject script into the "Greeting" for the portal.
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This issue is addressed in Liferay versions 4.4.0 and 4.3.7, as specified in Liferay support document LEP-4738.
Vendor| Status| Date Notified| Date Updated
Liferay, Inc.| | -| 31 Jan 2008
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.
Group | Score | Vector
Base | N/A | N/A
Temporal | N/A | N/A
Environmental | N/A | N/A
Thanks to Tomasz Kuczynski for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Will Dormann.