GForge "confirm_hash" XSS

Friday, 12 October 2007

Vendor: GForge


A vulnerability has been reported in GForge, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Input passed to the "confirm_hash" parameter in account/verify.php is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.

The vulnerability is reported in version 4.6b2. Other versions may also be affected.

Fixed in the SVN repository.

Provided and/or discovered by:
Jose Sanchez

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