PT News 1.7.8 (Search.php) XSS Vulnerability

2006-09-20T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:14344
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2006-09-20T00:00:00

Description

PT News 1.7.8 (Search.php) XSS Vulnerability

PT News Version: 1.7.8 Website URL:http://www.openbg.net/ptsite/


Discoved by Snake [Unkn0wn Security Researcher] The original article can be found at: http://unkn0wn.awardspace.com/security/articlZ.php


Un3ecure Digital Security Team Gr33tZ t0 :Zer0c00l - Mr.2s - chester - 0.1 - Pc Er0r - Street Shark


Vulnerable code is in Search.php in line 12 : <? echo $pgname; ?> the varible no check input value and echo every code


Ex: http://127.0.0.1/ptnews-1.7.8/search.php?pgname=<Script>alert('Snake was Here!!')</script> You can execute your code and hijack Session.