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

CVE-2020-36626

Severity Medium
Score 6.1/10

Summary

A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Modern Tribe Panel Builder Plugin. Affected is the function add_post_content_filtered_to_search_sql of the file ModularContent/SearchFilter.php. The manipulation leads to sql injection. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploit has been disclosed to the public and may be used. The name of the patch is 4528d4f855dbbf24e9fc12a162fda84ce3bedc2f. It is recommended to apply a patch to fix this issue. VDB-216738 is the identifier assigned to this vulnerability.

  • 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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Advisory Timeline

  • Published