PostBoard IMG tag cross-site scripting

postboard-img-xss (8881) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


PostBoard is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. A remote attacker could post a message containing malicious JavaScript embedded within BBCode [IMG] tags, which would be executed in the victim's Web browser when the message is viewed.




No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • PostNuke PostBoard 2.0
  • PostNuke PostBoard 2.0.1


Apr 16, 2002

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