Stored Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability in Zurmo 3.2.6


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Stored Cross-site Scripting in Zurmo
Affected Software: Zurmo
Affected Versions: 3.2.6
Vulnerability: Stored Cross-site Scripting
Severity: Medium
Status: Not Fixed
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-19-010

Technical Details

URL: http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group
Injection URL: http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group/edit?id=11
Parameter Name: Group_bname%5d
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: <scRipt>alert(‘storedXSS’)</scRipt>


Visit http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group/create and enter a random group name and save it. Edit the new group from http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group and replace the name with the attack pattern. Save and navigate back to http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group . You’ll see the XSS pop up.

Advisory Timeline

17th May 2019 – First Attempted Contact
25th July 2019 – Advisory Released

Credits & Authors

These issues have been discovered by Umran Yildirimkaya while testing the Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.

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