vulnerability cross-site scripting (xss)
severity 7.2
language java
registry other


openfire-userCreation-plugin is vulnerable to Cross-Site Scripting (XSS).

Steps To Reproduce

  1. Download openfire and install
  2. Run the server http://localhost:9090/index.jsp
  3. Click on "Plugins" http://localhost:9090/plugin-admin.jsp and install the "userCreation" plugin.
  4. Click on "User/Groups" and "Users Creation" http://localhost:9090/plugins/usercreation/users-creation.jsp
  5. Insert payload in User prefix: "><ScRiPt>alert('XSS')</ScRiPt> and submit
  6. XSS will be triggered.