urlopen exception

alex goretoy aleksandr.goretoy at gmail.com
Sun Jan 11 06:58:55 CET 2009


I would try:

site="http://www.bput.org/"
payloads="<script>alert('xss')</script>"
attack= urllib2.urlopen(site+payloads,80).readlines()


-Alex Goretoy
http://www.alexgoretoy.com
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On Sun, Jan 11, 2009 at 2:49 AM, Steve Holden <steve at holdenweb.com> wrote:

> Paul Rubin wrote:
> > asit <lipun4u at gmail.com> writes:
> >> site="www.bput.org"
> >> payloads="<script>alert('xss')</script>"
> >> attack= urllib2.urlopen(site+payloads,80).readlines()
> >>
> >> according to my best knowledge, the above code is correct.
> >> but why it throws exceptio ????
> >
> > The code is incorrect.  Look at the string ou are sending into
> > urlopen.  What on earth are you trying to do?
>
> He's investigating potential cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.
>
> regards
>  Steve
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