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XSS Vulnerabilities in LiteCart

Advisory by Netsparker.
Name: Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities in LiteCart
Affected Software : LiteCart
Affected Versions: and possibly below
Vendor Homepage :
Vulnerability Type : Cross-site Scripting
Severity : Important
CVE-ID: CVE-2014-7183
Netsparker Advisory Reference : NS-14-032

Several cross-site scripting vulnerabilities where discovered in LiteCart, an open source project that allows you to create a e-commerce sites.

Technical Details
Proof of Concept URLs for XSS in LiteCart:'"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x0000C0)</scRipt>'"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x0000B9)</scRipt>

For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the article Cross-site Scripting (XSS).

Advisory Timeline
23/09/2014 - First Contact
29/09/2014 - Vendor released fix

Credits & Authors
These issues have been discovered by Onur Yilmaz while testing Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner.

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