Publicist Comment Box XSS

2006-05-23T08:04:11
ID OSVDB:25765
Type osvdb
Reporter luny(luny@youfucktard.com)
Modified 2006-05-23T08:04:11

Description

Vulnerability Description

Publicist contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate inpu submitted to the applications comment box. 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

Publicist contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate inpu submitted to the applications comment box. 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://publicist.kau.se/ Secunia Advisory ID:20274 Related OSVDB ID: 25762 Related OSVDB ID: 25763 Related OSVDB ID: 25766 Related OSVDB ID: 25764 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-05/0489.html