XSSER

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Tool and Usage

Project details
Inception
LicenseCC BY-SA 3.0
Programming languagePython
AuthorHans-Michael Varbaek
Latest release2.7.5 []

Project health

60
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Why this tool?

XXSER helps to get from XSS to Remote Code Execution (RCE). It provides custom tools and payloads integrated with Metasploit's Meterpreter. The goal is to automate as much as possible.

Usage and audience

XSSER is commonly used for penetration testing, security assessment, or web application analysis. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:

Strengths

  • + The source code of this software is available

Weaknesses

  • - Minimal or no documentation available

History and highlights

  • Demo at Black Hat Europe 2015 Arsenal
  • Demo at Black Hat Europe 2016 Arsenal
  • Demo at Black hat Europe 2017 Arsenal

Author and Maintainers

XSSER is under development by Hans-Michael Varbaek.

Installation

Supported operating systems

XSSER is known to work on Linux.

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Definitions

XSS
Cross-site scripting (XSS) is the name that refers to a particular weakness in web application security. The weakness is caused by incorrect handling of data input, such as cookie data, URL, or HTTP request parameters. The issue with the weak input sanitization is that some of the data may be returned to the user and perform custom script execution.