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XSS Vulnerabilities in phpAlbum

Name : XSS Vulnerabilities in phpAlbum
Software : phpAlbum v0.4.1.16 and possibly below.
Vendor Homepage :
Vulnerability Type : Cross-site Scripting
Severity : Critical
Researcher : Omar Kurt
Advisory Reference : NS-14-008

phpAlbum is an Open Source PHP script which allows you to create your personal Photo Album / Gallery in just a seconds.

phpAlbum is affected by XSS vulnerabilities in version

Example PoC urls are as follows :

  • Cross-site Scripting (POST - params: p_homepage_f, p_email_f, p_username_f)

You can read the full article about Cross-site Scripting vulnerabilities from here :


Advisory Timeline
10/12/2013 - First Contact - No Response
06/03/2014 - Advisory Released

It has been discovered on testing of Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner.

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