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TITLE: Web Crossing "webx" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA15218
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/15218/
CRITICAL: Less critical
IMPACT: Cross Site Scripting
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: Web Crossing 5.x http://secunia.com/product/2955/
DESCRIPTION: Dr_insane has reported a vulnerability in Web Crossing, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Input passed to "WebX" and "webx" isn't properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
The vulnerability has been reported in version 5.0. Other versions may also be affected.
SOLUTION: Filter malicious characters and character sequences in a proxy server or firewall with URL filtering capabilities.
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Dr_insane
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