Vulnerability identifier: #VU3374
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: The jQuery Team
Vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform Cross-site scripting attacks.
An input validation error exists in jquery.ui.dialog.js in the Dialog widget in jQuery UI before 1.10.0 when processing title option. A remote attacker can trick the victim to follow a specially specially crafted link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in victim's browser in security 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.
Update to version 1.10.0.
Vulnerable software versions
jQuery UI: 1.8.4 - 1.10.0 rc1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?