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


Severity Medium
Score 6.1/10


Multiple Cross Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities exist in PHPGurukul Hospital Management System 4.0 via the (1) searchdata parameter in (a) doctor/search.php and (b) admin/patient-search.php, and the (2) fromdate and (3) todate parameters in admin/betweendates-detailsreports.php.

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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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