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Improper Neutralization of Formula Elements in a CSV File

CVE-2020-25445

Severity High
Score 7.8/10

Summary

The “Subscribe” feature in Ultimate Booking System Booking Core 1.7.0 is vulnerable to CSV formula injection. The input containing the excel formula is not being sanitized by the application. As a result when admin in backend download and open the csv, content of the cells are executed.

  • LOW
  • LOCAL
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • REQUIRED
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-1236 - Improper Neutralization of Formula Elements in a CSV File

The software saves user-provided information into a Comma-Separated Value (CSV) file, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could be interpreted as a command when the file is opened by spreadsheet software.

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  • Published