Cross-site Scripting (XSS) - Reflected in engintron/engintron


Reported on

Sep 7th 2021

✍️ Description

Cross-site Scripting (XSS) refers to client-side code injection attack wherein an attacker can execute malicious scripts into a legitimate website or web application. XSS occurs when a web application makes use of unvalidated or unencoded user input within the output it generates.

The user input POST parameter s of engintron.php is unsanitized resulting reflected cross site scripting.


Apply context-dependent encoding and/or validation to user input rendered on a page


We created a GitHub Issue asking the maintainers to create a 2 years ago
2 years ago


Hey wtwver, I've just emailed the repository's maintainers for you.

We have contacted a member of the engintron team and are waiting to hear back 2 years ago
engintron/engintron maintainer validated this vulnerability 2 years ago
wtwver has been awarded the disclosure bounty
The fix bounty is now up for grabs
engintron/engintron maintainer marked this as fixed with commit 9aec35 2 years ago
The fix bounty has been dropped
This vulnerability will not receive a CVE
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