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MVNForum Search Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan


Vulnerability Scan Summary
MVNForum Search Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a CGI script that is susceptible to a
cross-site scripting attack.

Description :

The version of mvnForum installed on the remote host is prone to a
cross-site scripting attack due to its failure to sanitize
user-supplied input to the search field.

See also :

http://www.mvnforum.com/mvnforum/viewthread?thread=3085
http://www.mvnforum.com/mvnforum/viewthread?thread=2691

Solution:

Upgrade to mvnForum version 1.0.0 RC4_04 or later.

Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:N/A:N/I:P/B:N)

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