JShop Server search.php cross-site scripting

jshop-searchphp-xss (15100) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


JShop Server is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. A remote attacker could create a malicious URL link to the search.php script containing embedded code in the xSearch parameter, which would be executed in the victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting site, once the link is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.


Gain Access


The vendor has reportedly fixed this vulnerability. Contact JShop E-Commerce for more information. See References.


  • JShop E-Commerce: JShop E-Commerce: Support.
  • SystemSecure.org Advisory 09022004: JShop E-Commerce.
  • BID-9609: JShop E-Commerce Suite xSearch Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2004-2084: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in search.php in JShop E-Commerce Server allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the xSearch parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 3889: JShop Server xSearch XSS
  • SA10825: JShop Server Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • SECTRACK ID: 1008988: JShop Input Validation Hole in `search.php` Permits Cross-Site Scripting Attacks

Platforms Affected:

  • JShop E-Commerce JShop Server prior to 1.2.0


Feb 09, 2004

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