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Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

CVE-2010-4734

Severity Low
Score 2.6/10

Summary

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the comment feature in Skeletonz CMS 1.0, when the Blog plugin is enabled, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) Name, (2) Website, and (3) Email parameters. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

  • HIGH
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • PARTIAL
  • NONE
  • NONE

CWE-79 - Cross Site Scripting

Cross-Site Scripting, commonly referred to as XSS, is the most dominant class of vulnerabilities. It allows an attacker to inject malicious code into a pregnable web application and victimize its users. The exploitation of such a weakness can cause severe issues such as account takeover, and sensitive data exfiltration. Because of the prevalence of XSS vulnerabilities and their high rate of exploitation, it has remained in the OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities for years.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published