86591 : Liferay Portal Membership Requests Comments Field XSS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-10-23

Description

Liferay Portal contains a flaw that allows a remote cross-site scripting (XSS) attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate the 'comments' field when requesting membership to a restricted site. This may allow a user to create a specially crafted request that would execute arbitrary script code in a user's browser within the trust relationship between their browser and the server.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

The vendor has released a patch to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor advisory or solution in the references section. There are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue.

Products

Liferay Inc.
Liferay Portal
6.1 CE GA2 (6.1.1)

References

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