Vulnerability identifier: #VU28145
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Backdrop CMS
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to redirect victims to arbitrary URL.
The vulnerability exists due to improper sanitization of user-supplied data in the
destination query parameter in the
backdrop_goto() function. A remote attacker can create a link that leads to a trusted website, however, when clicked, redirects the victim to arbitrary domain.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to perform a phishing attack and steal potentially sensitive information.
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Vulnerable software versions
Backdrop CMS: 1.16.0 - 1.16.0-preview, 1.15.0 - 1.15.2, 1.14.0 - 1.14.4
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?