Multiple Reflected XSS Vulnerabilities in SpiderFoot 2.7.1
Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Multiple Reflected XSS Vulnerabilities in SpiderFoot
Affected Software: SpiderFoot
Affected Versions: 2.7.1
Vendor Homepage: http://www.spiderfoot.net
Vulnerability Type: Cross-site Scripting
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-17-003
Proof of Concept URL for XSSes vulnerabilities in SpiderFoot;
Parameter Name: id
Parameter Type: GET
Attack Pattern: '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x00F93C)</scRipt>
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).
18 Dec 2016 – Issue reported
30 Dec 2016 – Vendor fixed
24 Jan 2017 – Advisory released
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Credits & Authors
This issue has been discovered by Omar Kurt while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.
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