Advisory by Netsparker
Name: Stored Cross-site Scripting in Zurmo
Affected Software: Zurmo
Affected Versions: 3.2.6
Vulnerability: Stored Cross-site Scripting
Severity: Medium
Status: Not Fixed
Netsparker Advisory Reference: NS-19-010

Technical Details

URL : http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group
Injection URL : http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group/edit?id=11
Parameter Name : Group_bname%5d
Parameter Type : POST
Attack Pattern : <scRipt>alert(‘storedXSS’)</scRipt>


Visit http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group/create and enter a random group name and save it. Edit the new group from http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group and replace the name with the attack pattern. Save and navigate back to http://{DOMAIN}/zurmo/app/index.php/zurmo/group . You’ll see the XSS pop up.

Advisory Timeline

17th May 2019 - First Attempted Contact
25th July 2019 - Advisory Released

Credits & Authors

These issues have been discovered by Umran Yildirimkaya while testing the Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner.

About Netsparker

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