Security Advisory About XSS Vulnerabilities in TaskFreak
Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: XSS Vulnerabilities in TaskFreak
Software: TaskFreak 0.6.4 and possibly below.
Vendor Homepage: http://www.taskfreak.com
Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting
Researcher: Canberk Bolat
Advisory Reference: NS-12-011
TaskFreak! Original is a simple but efficient web based task manager written in PHP.
Originally created in September 2005, many talented developers have since contributed to translate and extend the original version. It is now available in 24 languages.
TaskFreak is affected by XSS vulnerabilities in version 0.6.4;
- index.php (dir, show, sort, sContext) – XSS
- index.php (sContext) – Stored XSS
Learn more about Cross-Site Scripting here:
023/01/2011 – First contact
30/01/2011 – Sent the vulnerability details
16/08/2012 – Second contact – No reply
19/10/2012 – Advisory released
It has been discovered on testing of Invicti.
- MSL Advisory Link: /xss-vulnerabilities-in-taskfreak/
- Invicti Advisories: /web-applications-advisories/
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