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

CVE-2014-125031

Severity Medium
Score 6.1/10

Summary

A vulnerability was found in kirill2485 TekNet. It has been classified as problematic. Affected is an unknown function of the file pages/loggedin.php. The manipulation of the argument statusentery leads to cross site scripting. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The name of the patch is 1c575340539f983333aa43fc58ecd76eb53e1816. It is recommended to apply a patch to fix this issue. The identifier of this vulnerability is VDB-217176.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • LOW
  • CHANGED
  • REQUIRED
  • NONE
  • LOW
  • 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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