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

CVE-2021-40191

Severity Low
Score 3.5/10

Summary

Dzzoffice Version 2.02.1 is affected by cross-site scripting (XSS) due to a lack of sanitization of input data at all upload functions in webroot/dzz/attach/Uploader.class.php and return a wrong response in content-type of output data in webroot/dzz/attach/controller.php.

  • MEDIUM
  • NETWORK
  • SINGLE
  • PARTIAL
  • NONE
  • 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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