A vulnerability has been reported in Overlay Weaver, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Unspecified input is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
Successful exploitation requires that the DHT shell is invoked with the "-x" option.
The vulnerability is reported in versions 0.5.9 to 0.5.11. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Update to version 0.6.
Provided and/or discovered by: The vendor credits Yoshiyuko Sukedai.
Original Advisory: http://overlayweaver.sourceforge.net/news/20070329/
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