#VU51181 Cross-site scripting

Published: 2021-03-03

Vulnerability identifier: #VU51181

Vulnerability risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2021-27416


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Ellipse EAM
Other software / Other software solutions

Vendor: Hitachi ABB Power Grids


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. A remote authenticated 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.

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Vulnerable software versions

Ellipse EAM: 9.0.25


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