Mephisto Blog 0.7.3 - Search Function Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

EDB-ID: 29780 CVE: 2007-1873 OSVDB-ID: 34911
Verified: Author: The[Boss] Published: 2007-03-26
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Mephisto Blog is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because the application fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.

An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user. This may help the attacker steal cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks.

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