SilverStripe RequestHandler.php cross-site scripting
|silverstripe-requesthandler-xss (63988)||Medium Risk|
SilverStripe is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the RequestHandler.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using 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 SilverStripe (2.4.4-rc1 or 2.3.10-rc or later), available from the SilverStripe Web site. See References.
- Silverstripe Web Site: SilverStripe 2.3.10-rc1 (Security release).
- Silverstripe Web Site: SilverStripe 2.4.4-rc1 (Security release).
- BID-45367: SilverStripe Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2010-4823: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the httpError method in sapphire/core/control/RequestHandler.php in SilverStripe 2.3.x before 2.3.10 and 2.4.x before 2.4.4, when custom error handling is not used, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via missing URL actions.
- OSVDB ID: 69886: SilverStripe sapphire/core/control/RequestHandler.php URI XSS
- SA42346: SilverStripe Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SilverStripe SilverStripe 2.3.9
- SilverStripe SilverStripe 2.4.3
Dec 13, 2010
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