#VU37634 Cross-site scripting


Published: 2018-01-16 | Updated: 2022-08-29

Vulnerability identifier: #VU37634

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6071

CWE-ID: CWE-79

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
jQuery
Web applications / JS libraries

Vendor: The jQuery Team

Description

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. The vulnerability allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

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.

Mitigation
Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

jQuery: 1.4.2 - 1.6.1


CPE

External links
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/Sep/10
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1136683
http://help.ecostruxureit.com/display/public/UADCE725/Security+fixes+in+StruxureWare+Data+Center+Expert+v7.6.0


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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