Open Redirection Vulnerability Identified in SmartStore


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Open Redirection Vulnerability in SmartStore
Affected Software: SmartStore
Affected Versions: v2.5.0 and possibly below
Vendor Homepage:
Vulnerability Type: Open Redirection
Severity: Important
Status: Fixed
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-16-005

Technical Details

Proof of Concept URLs for Open Redirection vulnerability in SmartStore v2.5.0:

URL: /changecurrency/1?returnurl=
Parameter Name: returnurl
Parameter Type: GET
Attack Pattern:

For more information on Open Redirection, vulnerability read the article Open Redirection.

Advisory Timeline

09 May 2016 – First Contact
12 May 2016 – Vendor Fixed
12 May 2016 – Advisory Released


Patch released by SmartStore and announced here.

Credits & Authors

These issues have been discovered by Alperen Yilmaz while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.

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