Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability Identified in Serendipity
Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: XSS Vulnerability in Serendipity
Affected Software: Serendipity
Affected Versions: v2.0.2 and possibly below
Vendor Homepage: http://www.s9y.org
Vulnerability Type: Cross-site Scripting
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-15-024
Proof of Concept URL for XSS in Serendipity v2.0.2:
For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the article Cross-site Scripting (XSS).
07/12/2015 – First Contact
17/12/2015 – Vendor Fixed
05/01/2016 – Advisory Released
Credits & Authors
These issues have been discovered by Selçuk Mıynat while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.
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