OpenAutoClassifieds friendmail.php script cross-site scripting

openautoclassifieds-friendmail-xss (13604) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


OpenAutoClassifieds is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. A remote attacker could embed malicious script within the ?listing variable in a URL request to the friendmail.php script, which would be executed in the victim's Web browser within the security context of the blocked site, once the link is clicked. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials and obtain other sensitive information.


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • SecuriTeam Mailing List, UNIX focus 3 Nov 2003: OpenAutoClassifieds Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability.
  • BID-8972: OpenAutoClassifieds Listing Parameter Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2003-1145: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in friendmail.php in OpenAutoClassifieds 1.0 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the listing parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 2767: OpenAutoClassifieds friendmail.php listing Parameter XSS
  • SA10138: OpenAutoClassifieds "listing" Parameter Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Jon Roig OpenAutoClassifieds 1.0


Nov 03, 2003

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