[Full-Disclosure] Re: Script Injection in Google Groups Beta
xploitable at gmail.com
Fri Dec 17 21:59:00 GMT 2004
On Fri, 17 Dec 2004 21:29:24 +0000, n3td3v <xploitable at gmail.com> wrote:
> When I was testing Google Groups Beta
> (http://groups-beta.google.com/group/n3td3v) I found the script tags
> executed on the Google Groups site. This only seems to work while
> clicking on a reply thread, using the reply menu, featured on a given
> groups homepage, when an older thread gets a reply.
> If the thread reply you try to open has a script in it, then the
> script executes, instead of taking you to the reply to the thread you
> were attempting to view.
> An attacker can send a reply to a thread on Google Groups Beta with a
> carefully crafted script in it, to exploit Google Group Beta users!
> This is probably just the tip of the ice berg of something bigger, but
> I thought I better mention it before malicious users started
> exploiting people.
> Discovered today by n3td3v.
> Thanks, n3td3v.
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