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

CVE-2018-7660

Severity Medium
Score 5.4/10

Summary

In OpenText Documentum D2 Webtop v4.6.0030 build 059, a Reflected Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability could potentially be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system via the servlet/Download _docbase or _username parameter.

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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