Cyber Security

XSS vulnerability in 4shared and NATO Multimedia Library Exposed

Posted by Mohit Kumar on 11/28/2012 05:20:00 AM|
 

Inj3ct0r Team found cross site scripting vulnerability in 4shared , a file sharing site. Vulnerability link is exposed in a note available at their website.
In general, cross-site scripting refers to that hacking technique that leverages vulnerabilities in the code of a web application to allow an attacker to send malicious content from an end-user and collect some type of data from the victim.
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Also same hackers claiming to get access over a private server of NATO Library and expose the links online. Website titled “NATO Multimedia Library Online Catalog“.
Inj3ct0r member told The Hacker News, “We found another secret NATO server. We received a root on the server and gave the world the hidden database to NATO personnel. Now everyone can look for a secret document.”

These three servers are available online without authorization, but its not confirm that servers got hacked or not.

Photo-Mohit+(Mobile)Mohit Kumar aka ‘Unix Root’ is Founder and Editor-in-chief of ‘The Hacker News’. He is a Security Researcher and Analyst, with experience in various aspects of Information Security. His editorials always get people thinking and participating in the new and exciting world of cyber security. Other than this : He is an Internet Activist, Strong supporter of Anonymous & Wikileaks. His all efforts are to make internet more Secure.

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