KnowledgeTree Open Source Cross-Site Scripting

Thursday, 9 August 2007

A vulnerability has been reported in KnowledgeTree Open Source, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Input passed to certain parameters and fields (e.g. in the login page) is not properly sanitised before being returned to a user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of a vulnerable site.

The vulnerability is reported in version 3.4 and 3.4.1. Other versions may also be affected.

Update to version 3.4.2.

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Reported in a bug by criquelion.

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