SF-Users register.php cross-site scripting

sfusers-register-xss (26215) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


SF-Users is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the register.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the 'username' parameter to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, allowing the attacker to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Tue May 02 2006 - 09:32:15 CDT: SF-Users V1.0 XSS injection.
  • BID-17783: SF-Users Username HTML Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-2167: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in SloughFlash SF-Users 1.0, possibly in register.php, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML by setting the username field to contain JavaScript in the SRC attribute of an IMG element.
  • OSVDB ID: 25218: SF-Users register.php username Parameter XSS
  • SA19932: SF-Users "register.php" Script Insertion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • SF-Users SF-Users 1.0


May 02, 2006

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