Read More Link module for Drupal editing administration pages cross-site scripting
|readmorelink-editadministrationpages-xss (73777)||Medium Risk|
Read More Link module for Drupal is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input when editing certain administration pages. A remote attacker 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.
Refer to SA-CONTRIB-2012-033 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- Drupal Web Site: Drupal - Open Source CMS | drupal.org.
- SA-CONTRIB-2012-033: Read More Link - Cross Site Scripting.
- BID-52340: Drupal Read More Link Module HTML Injection Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-1658: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Read More Link module 6.x-3.x before 6.x-3.1 for Drupal allows remote authenticated users with the access administration pages permission to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
- OSVDB ID: 79856: Read More Link Module for Drupal Admin Page Editing XSS
- SA48138: Drupal Read More Link Module Pages Script Insertion Vulnerability
- Drupal Drupal
- Drupal Read More Link module for Drupal 6.X-3.0
Mar 07, 2012
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