[wp-hackers] XSS Vulnerability reported by a french geek

Aaron Brazell abrazell at b5media.com
Tue May 29 16:18:52 GMT 2007

Yeah I know. I defended you in one of the tickets because the guy was  
being an ass to everyone who was pointing out that the POC doesn't  
work. That's why I say "I still still still". :)
Aaron Brazell
Director of Technology, b5media
"A Global New Media Company"

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On May 29, 2007, at 12:11 PM, Peter Westwood wrote:

> This report has been discussed to death on trac [1]
> The long and the short of it is:
> The POC doesn't work.
> Yes any user with Unfiltered HTML can post javascript in a comment.
> The POC claims this can be automated with a remote posting  
> javascript -
> i.e. by visiting another site which does it with your stored cookies.
> This is however blocked by a specific nonce check as I described in  
> [2]

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