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XSS in search module.

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2 April 2007 at 7:42am


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4 April 2007 at 12:46pm

Edited: 04/04/2007 5:23pm

Thanks very much for pointing this out mateusz, its immensely helpful for people to be notifying us of security issues like this! Sean has looked into this and fixed it yesterday, so it is available for download in our daily builds. It has been escalated to be included in our 2.0.1 release too, hence we just built 2.0.1rc4 ...


search/SearchForm.php (revision 33165)
public function getSearchQuery() {
- return $_REQUEST['Search'];
+ return Convert::raw2xml($_REQUEST['Search']);