GPhotos multiple scripts cross-site scripting

gphotos-multiple-xss (26426) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


GPhotos is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the index.php, diapo.php or affich.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the 'rep' or 'image' 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, Sat May 13 2006 - 06:22:10 CDT: Gphotos Directory Traversal and Cross Site Scripting.
  • Web site: Gphotos.
  • BID-17967: Gphotos Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2006-2397: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in GPhotos 1.5 and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) rep parameter to (a) index.php or (b) diapo.php or (2) image parameter to (c) affich.php. NOTE: item 1a might be resultant from directory traversal.
  • OSVDB ID: 25497: GPhotos index.php rep Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 25498: GPhotos diapo.php rep Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 25499: GPhotos affich.php image Parameter XSS
  • SA20095: GPhotos Cross-Site Scripting and Disclosure of Arbitrary Directories

Platforms Affected:

  • Visialis Gphotos 1.5


May 13, 2006

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