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

CVE-2019-17578

Severity Medium
Score 5.4/10

Summary

An issue was discovered in Dolibarr up to 10.0.2. It has XSS via the "outgoing email setup" feature in the admin/mails.php?action=edit URI via the "Sender email for automatic emails (default value in php.ini: Undefined)" field.

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  • NETWORK
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  • CHANGED
  • REQUIRED
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  • 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