Gallery: Cross-site scripting vulnerability
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 200411-10 / gallery
||November 06, 2004
||May 22, 2006: 02
All supported architectures
Gallery is vulnerable to cross-site scripting attacks.
Gallery is a web application written in PHP which is used to organize
and publish photo albums. It allows multiple users to build and
maintain their own albums. It also supports the mirroring of images on
Jim Paris has discovered a cross-site scripting vulnerability in
By sending a carefully crafted URL, an attacker can inject and execute
script code in the victim's browser window, and potentially compromise
the users gallery.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Gallery users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/gallery-1.4.4_p4"