Marketplace component for Joomla! index.php cross-site scripting
|marketplace-index-xss (55662)||Medium Risk|
The Marketplace component for Joomla! is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the index.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the catid parameter 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.
- Codingfish Web site: Joomla! extensions Discussions, Marketplace and Primezilla.
- Packetstorm Security Web Site: The Joomla Marketplace component version 1.2 suffers from a cross site scripting vulnerability.
- BID-37819: Joomla! 'com_marketplace' Component 'catid' Parameter Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-0374: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Marketplace (com_marketplace) component 1.2 for Joomla! allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the catid parameter in a show_category action to index.php.
- OSVDB ID: 61900: Marketplace Component for Joomla! index.php catid Parameter XSS
- Codingfish Marketplace component for Joomla! 1.2
- Joomla! Joomla!
Jan 14, 2010
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