pisg Nick XSS

2004-04-21T19:48:43
ID OSVDB:5620
Type osvdb
Reporter shr3kst3r(shr3kst3r@hushmail.com)
Modified 2004-04-21T19:48:43

Description

Vulnerability Description

pisg contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not filter a user's nick properly. 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

pisg contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not filter a user's nick properly. 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://pisg.sourceforge.net/ Security Tracker: 1009907 Secunia Advisory ID:11467 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-04/0807.html ISS X-Force ID: 15935 Bugtraq ID: 10195