Geeklog Forum Plugin vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Geeklog Forum Plugin contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Geeklog Forum Plugin is a plugin for Geeklog, an open source contents management system. Geeklog Forum Plugin contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

NetAgent Co., Ltd. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Technology Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 4.3 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

  • Geeklog Forum Plugin 2.7 and earlier


An arbitrary script could be executed on the user's web browser.

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Vendor Information

CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Cross-site Scripting(CWE-79) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2008-3316

  1. JVN : JVN#60419863
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2008-3316
  3. Secunia Advisory : SA31188
  4. SecurityFocus : 30355
  5. ISS X-Force Database : 43971
  6. JVN iPedia (Japanese) : JVNDB-2008-000045
Revision History

  • [2008/07/29]
      Web page published