Re: [SePro Bugtraq] WBB Portal - JGS-Portal <= 3.0.2 - Multiple Vulnerabilities (09.05.05)
Date: 19 May 2005 11:57:11 -0000 To: firstname.lastname@example.org('binary' encoding is not supported, stored as-is) In-Reply-To: <200505172151.j4HLpThM004829@linus.mitre.org>
>>Cross Site Scripting:
>>You can abuse the SQL-Injections for XSS attacks.
>Does this occur because the XSS-style attacks are being injected into
>SQL queries, which then generate errors because the queries are
>malformed, and then PHP blindly reflects the malformed query back to
>the user without quoting XSS-relevant characters? That would seem to
>be more of a problem with the application's runtime environment
>(i.e. PHP) than JGS-Portal itself.
Try the following link:
JGS-Portal doesn't report an error and the year parameter is passed unfiltered. This is definitively the problem of JGS-Portal.
If a SQL-error occurs and the error message contains Cross Site Scripting code, than you're completely right.