|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2017-15429
|CWE ID|| CWE-79
|Public exploit||Not available|
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation
|Vulnerable software versions||
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation v.6
|Vendor URL||Red Hat Inc.|
The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.
The vulnerability exists in V8 due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data. A remote attacker can trick the victim to follow a specially crafted link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.Remediation
Install update from vedor's website.External links