[WEB SECURITY] XSS Question

Chintan Dave davechintan at gmail.com
Thu Jun 23 15:16:35 EDT 2011


XSS with msf's autopwn feature and a bit of social engineering - boom you have a shell :)

Sorry for brevity, sent from my iPod,

Thanks,
Chintan

On 23-Jun-2011, at 9:45 PM, Jason Drury <druryjason at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> 
> During a recent web pentest I found an input vulnerable to XSS. The developers have come back to me saying they resolved the issue, but upon retesting I found it still vulnerable to the following string: \";alert('XSS');//
> 
> Just for my own education, can anything malicious be done with such a string or is the extent of the damage a popup box (which is what I currently get).
> 
> Thank you,
> Jason
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