coppermine -- IP spoofing and XSS vulnerability

2005-04-18T00:00:00
ID 756DB070-B9D4-11D9-AE81-000AE42E9B93
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2005-04-18T00:00:00

Description

GHC team reports about coppermine

The lack of sanitizing of user defined variables may result in undesirable consequences such as IP spoofing or XSS attack. Generally users of Coppermine Gallery can post comments. Remote address & x-forwarded-for variables are logged for admin's eyes. X-Forwarded-for variable does not pass throu any filtration before logging into database. User can define/redefine this variable.