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PunBB URL Quote Tag XSS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for PunBB version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server contains a PHP application that is prone to
cross-site scripting attacks.
According to its banner, the remote version of PunBB is vulnerable to
cross-site scripting flaws because the application does not validate
URL and quote tags. With a specially-crafted URL, a possible hacker may be
able to inject arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's browser,
resulting in a loss of integrity.
See also :
Upgrade to PunBB version 1.1.5 or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2
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