Vulnerability identifier: #VU27052
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: Yes
Vendor: The jQuery Team
The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the regex operation in "jQuery.htmlPrefilter". A remote attacker can pass specially crafted data to the application that uses
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.
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Vulnerable software versions
jQuery: 1.2 - 3.4.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?