LiveJournal URL cross-site scripting

livejournal-url-xss (15268) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

LiveJournal is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. A remote attacker could embed malicious script in a specially-crafted URL request, 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.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • LiveJournal LiveJournal

Reported:

Feb 19, 2004

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