PHPShop 0.8.1 <= | Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
The PHPShop 0.8.1 and lower versions are currently vulnerable to Cross Site Scripting.
PHPShop is a PHP-powered shopping cart application. It is released under the GNU General Public License.
The primary purpose of PHPShop is to provide a simple shopping cart solution that is easy to customize to suit any purpose. PHPShop has less features that many other shopping cart applications, but is generally easier to customize.
3. VULNERABILITY DESCRIPTION
The "re" parameter was not properly sanitized upon submission to the /bb-login.php url, which allows attacker to conduct Cross Site Scripting attack. This may allow an attacker to create a specially crafted URL that would execute arbitrary script code in a victim's browser.
4. VERSIONS AFFECTED
PHP 0.8.1 <=
The vendor has discontinued this product.
It is recommended that an alternate software package be used in its place.
PHPShop Development Team
This vulnerability was discovered by Aung Khant, http://yehg.net, YGN Ethical Hacker Group, Myanmar.
9. DISCLOSURE TIME-LINE
2011-02-25: vulnerability disclosed
Original Advisory URL: http://yehg.net/lab/pr0js/advisories/[phpshop_0.8.1]_cross_site_scripting
Project Home: http://code.google.com/p/phpshop/, http://sourceforge.net/projects/phpshop/
PHPShop Download Stats: http://sourceforge.net/projects/phpshop/files/phpshop/0.8.1/stats/timeline?dates=2010-01-01+to+2011-01-01
XSS (owasp): http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Cross-site_Scripting_(XSS)