PHortail poster.php cross-site scripting
|phortail-poster-xss (49143)||Medium Risk|
PHortail is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the poster.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the pseudo, email, ti or txt parameters in a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- Packet Storm Web Site: Phortail version 1.2.1 proof of concept cross site scripting exploit.
- PHPScripts Web site: PHPScripts - Scripts PHP / MySQL - PHortail v1.2.1.
- BID-34038: PHORTAIL 'poster.php' Multiple HTML Injection Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2009-4888: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in poster.php in PHortail 1.2.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) pseudo, (2) email, (3) ti, and (4) txt parameters.
- OSVDB ID: 52502: PHortail poster.php Multiple Parameter XSS
- SA34203: PHortail Multiple Script Insertion Vulnerabilities
- Phortail Phortail 1.2.1
Mar 08, 2009
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