Vulnerability Note VU#782243
TDForum does not adequately validate user input thereby allowing users to embed malicious script code in messages
TDForum does not properly filter HTML scripting tags from user input, allowing users to post malicious scripts that may be executed unwittingly by other users.
TDForum is a commercial software package providing dynamic web forum capabilities. Versions 1.2 and earlier of TDForum do not properly filter HTML tags, allowing malicious users to execute client-side scripting on other users' systems.
Users may be tricked into running scripts embedded in forum posts by malicious users.
The CERT/CC is currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|TD Scripts||Affected||-||23 Sep 2002|
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Thanks to Larry Lung for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Shawn Van Ittersum.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 21 Aug 2001
- Date First Published: 26 Sep 2002
- Date Last Updated: 26 Sep 2002
- Severity Metric: 2.14
- Document Revision: 8
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