Context module for Drupal administer blocks cross-site scripting
|context-adminblocks-xss (58521)||Medium Risk|
The Context module for Drupal is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker with administer blocks permissions could exploit this vulnerability to inject malicious script into a Web page which would be executed in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the page is viewed. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
No remedy available as of March 1, 2014.
- Drupal Web site: Drupal.
- Packetstorm Security Web Site: Drupal version 6.16 with Context 6.x-2.0-rc3 suffers from a cross site scripting vulnerability.
- BID-40056: Drupal Context Module HTML Injection Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-1584: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Context module before 6.x-2.0-rc4 for Drupal allows remote authenticated users, with Administer Blocks privileges, to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a block description.
- OSVDB ID: 64737: Context Module for Drupal Block Description XSS
- Drupal Context module 6.x-2.0-rc3
- Drupal Drupal
May 10, 2010
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