JCE Admin component for Joomla jce.php cross-site scripting
|jceadmin-jce-xss (30799)||Medium Risk|
JCE Admin component for Joomla is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the jce.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the img, title, w, or h parameter in a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
Upgrade to the latest version of Joomla (1.0.5 or later), available from the Joomla Content Editor Web site. See References.
- JCE - Joomla Content Editor Web site: JCE Admin Component.
- BID-21496: JCE Admin Component for Joomla Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2006-6420: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in jce.php in the JCE Admin Component in Ryan Demmer Joomla Content Editor (JCE) 1.1.0 beta 2 and earlier for Joomla! (com_jce) allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) img, (2) title, (3) w, or (4) h parameter, different vectors than CVE-2006-6166. NOTE: The provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.
- SA23160: Joomla JCE Admin Component Multiple Vulnerabilities
- JCE JCE Admin component for Joomla! 1.0.4 SP 2006-08-21
Dec 08, 2006
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