Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Phorum 5.0.17a and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the username parameter to register.php or (2) a signature of a logged-in user in "My Control Center," which is not properly handled by control.php.
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20050902 Re: Multiple Phorum XSS and Session Hijacking vulnerabilities
20050901 Multiple Phorum XSS and Session Hijacking vulnerabilities
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