r0t has reported a vulnerability and a weakness in activeCollab, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information and conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Input passed to the "re_route" parameter in /login is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user in an error message. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
This can also be exploited to disclose the full installation path of the application.
The vulnerability and the weakness are reported in version 2.1. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Update to version 1.1.6 or 2.1.1.
Provided and/or discovered by: r0t
Original Advisory: r0t:
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Subject: activeCollab "re_route" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability and Information Discl
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