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

CVE-2012-3272

Severity Medium
Score 4.3/10

Summary

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability on the HP Color LaserJet CM3530 with firmware before 53.190.9, Color LaserJet CM60xx with firmware before 52.210.9, Color LaserJet CP3525 with firmware before 06.140.3 18, Color LaserJet CP4xxx with firmware before 07.120.6, Color LaserJet CP6015 with firmware before 04.160.3, LaserJet P3015 with firmware before 07.140.3, and LaserJet P4xxx with firmware before 04.170.3 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.

  • MEDIUM
  • 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