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Phorum Multiple Subject and Attachment Cross-Site Scripting and HTML Injection Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for multiple subject and attachment cross-site scripting and HTML injection vulnerabilities in Phorum
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server contains a PHP script that suffers from multiple
cross-site scripting flaws.
The version of Phorum installed on the remote host is prone to
multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities due to its failure to
sanitize user input. A possible hacker can exploit these flaws to
potentially cause arbitrary script and HTML code to be rendered by a
user's browser in the context of the vulnerable site.
See also :
Upgrade to Phorum 5.0.15 or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2
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