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  1. XWiki Platform
  2. XWIKI-4960

Users can create comments which appear to be from other users

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.2.1
    • Fix Version/s: 2.3 M1
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    • Difficulty:
      Easy
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      Description

      By claiming to be a different user, a user can post a comment on a page and it will appear to be from a different user.
      This can be solved without breaking backward compatibility by disallowing certain words from the author field or escaping characters.

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            • Assignee:
              sdumitriu Sergiu Dumitriu
              Reporter:
              calebjamesdelisle CalebJamesDeLisle
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