#VU59061 Cross-site scripting


Published: 2021-12-20

Vulnerability identifier: #VU59061

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-4108

CWE-ID: CWE-79

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
snipe-it
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor: snipe

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. A remote 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.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

snipe-it: 5.3.0 - 5.3.4


CPE

External links
http://github.com/snipe/snipe-it/commit/9d5d1a9f9aae2c8baee48551185da5de0cdb62c2
http://huntr.dev/bounties/5069a037-040e-4d77-8526-846e65edfaf4


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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