OZJournals vname parameter cross-site scripting

ozjournals-vname-xss (26403) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


OZJournals is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the 'vname' 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.


  • Kiki Web pages Advisory : OZJournals 1.2 <= Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability .
  • The Online Zone Web site: OZJournals Blog Software.
  • BID-17954: OZJournals Vname Parameter Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-2390: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in OZJournals 1.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the vname parameter in the comments functionality.
  • OSVDB ID: 25462: OZJournals New Comment vname Parameter XSS
  • SA20091: OZJournals "vname" Parameter Cross-Site Scripting

Platforms Affected:

  • Online Zone OZJournals 1.2


May 11, 2006

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