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XSS Vulnerabilities in MintBoard

Information
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Name :  XSS Vulnerabilities in MintBoard
Software :  MintBoard 0.3 and possibly below.
Vendor Homepage :  http://www.mintboard.com
Vulnerability Type :  Cross-Site Scripting
Severity :  Medium
Researcher :  Canberk Bolat
Advisory Reference :  NS-13-001

Description
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Mintboard is a forum software who aims to do less and do it better. An attempt to say goodbye to the bloat found in forum software.

Details
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MintBoard is affected by XSS vulnerabilities in version 0.3.

  • http://example.com/?login=3 (POST: name)
  • http://example.com/?login=3 (POST: pass)
  • http://example.com/?signup=3 (POST: name)
  • http://example.com/?signup=3 (POST: pass)

You can read the full article about Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection vulnerabilities from here:

Solution
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Advisory Timeline
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06/12/2012 - First contact
10/07/2013 - Advisory Released

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

References
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Vendor Url / Patch : -
MSL Advisory Link : /xss-vulnerabilities-in-mintboard/
Netsparker Advisories : /netsparker-advisories/

About Netsparker
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