A weakness and a vulnerability have been reported in the Modern FAQ extension for TYPO3, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct spoofing and cross-site scripting attacks.
1) Certain unspecified input is not properly verified before being used to redirect users. This can be exploited to redirect a user to an arbitrary website e.g. when a user clicks a specially crafted link to the affected script hosted on a trusted domain.
2) Certain 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.
The weakness and the vulnerability are reported in versions 1.1.2 and prior. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Update to version 1.1.4.
Provided and/or discovered by: The vendor credits Marcus Krause, TYPO3 Security Team.
Original Advisory: TYPO3-EXT-SA-2012-001:
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Subject: TYPO3 Modern FAQ Extension Two Vulnerabilities
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