Pligg CMS 2.0.2 - Stored XSS

Subject: Pligg CMS 2.0.2 - Stored XSS

Hi Team,

#Affected Vendor:
#Date: 23/04/2015
#Discovered by: Joel Vadodil Varghese
#Type of vulnerability: Persistent XSS
#Tested on: Windows 8.1
#Product: Pligg CMS
#Version: 2.0.2
#Tested Link: http://localhost/pligg/admin/admin_page.php 

Description: Pligg CMS is a content management platform that powers tens of thousands of websites. It specializes in creating social publishing networks, where users submit and promote content similar to sites like Digg, Reddit, and Mixx.Pligg CMS is vulnerable to stored xss vulnerability. The parameter "page_title" and "page_content" are the vulnerable parameter which will lead to its compromise.

#Proof of Concept (PoC): "><img src="a.jpg" onerror="alert('XSS')"/>


Joel V

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