Bloofox CMS Affected by Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities Identified with Invicti


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: XSS Vulnerabilities in bloofoxCMS
Software: bloofoxCMS 0.3.5 and possibly below.
Vendor Homepage:
Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting
Severity: Critical
Researcher: Canberk Bolat
Advisory Reference: NS-12-015


bloofoxCMS is a free open source content management system (CMS). bloofoxCMS is a small and easy-to-use CMS. It enables you to manage websites and intranet sites in a very simple way. It is slim but also flexible.


bloofoxCMS is affected by XSS vulnerabilities in version 0.3.5


Learn more about Cross-Site Scripting here:


The vendor fixed this vulnerability in the new version. Please see the references.

Advisory Timeline

23/01/2011 – First contact
25/02/2012 – Vulnerability Fixed
31/10/2012 – Advisory released


It has been discovered on testing of Invicti.


  1. Vendor URL / Patch:
  2. MSL Advisory Link: /xss-vulnerabilities-in-bloofoxcms/
  3. Invicti Advisories: /web-applications-advisories/

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