RWiki unspecified cross-site scripting

rwiki-unspecified-xss (26664) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


RWiki is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by unspecified scripts. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability 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


Upgrade to the latest version of RWiki (2.1.1 or later), available from the RWiki Web site. See References.


  • Rwiki Web site: RWiki. (Site is in Japanese)
  • CVE-2006-2581: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Wiki content in RWiki 2.1.0pre1 through 2.1.0 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unknown attack vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 25870: RWiki Unspecified XSS
  • SA20264: RWiki Script Insertion and Ruby Code Injection Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • RWiki RWiki 2.1.0 and prior


May 24, 2006

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