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PunBB profile.php XSS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for PunBB profile.php XSS
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to multiple
cross-site scripting attacks.
According to its banner, the version of PunBB installed on the remote
host fails to properly sanitize user input to the script
'profile.php'. With a specially-crafted URL, a possible hacker can inject
arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's browser, resulting in a
loss of integrity, theft of authentication cookies, and the like.
See also :
Update to PunBB version 1.1.4 or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2
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