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


Severity High
Score 8.8/10


Rukovoditel v3.2.1 was discovered to contain a DOM-based cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the component /rukovoditel/index.php?module=users/login. This vulnerability allows attackers to cause a Denial of Service (DoS) via a crafted GET request.

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  • HIGH

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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