#VU76526 Cross-site scripting in Liferay Enterprise Portal and Liferay DXP

Published: 2023-05-25

Vulnerability identifier: #VU76526

Vulnerability risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2023-33943


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Liferay Enterprise Portal
Web applications / CMS
Liferay DXP
Web applications / CMS

Vendor: Liferay


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 in the Account module. A remote user 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

Liferay Enterprise Portal: ga21 - ga62


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