Vz (Adp) Forum Post Subject Field XSS

2006-03-09T14:53:06
ID OSVDB:23961
Type osvdb
Reporter Liz0ziM(liz0@bsdmail.com)
Modified 2006-03-09T14:53:06

Description

Vulnerability Description

Vz (Adp) Forum contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate the Subject field of a new post. This could allow a user to create a specially crafted URL that would execute arbitrary code in a user's browser within the trust relationship between the browser and the server, leading to a loss of integrity.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

Vz (Adp) Forum contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate the Subject field of a new post. This could allow a user to create a specially crafted URL that would execute arbitrary code in a user's browser within the trust relationship between the browser and the server, leading to a loss of integrity.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.linux.it/~fedro/ Other Advisory URL: http://biyosecurity.be/bugs/adpforum2.txt Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-02/0724.html FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-0901 CVE-2006-1157 Bugtraq ID: 17047