Google Web Toolkit unspecified cross-site scripting
|web-toolkit-unspecified-xss (80331)||Medium Risk|
Google Web Toolkit is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. 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.
Note: This vulnerability is due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2012-4563.
Refer to Google Web Toolkit Web site for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- Google Web Toolkit Web site: Security vulnerability from 2.4 to 2.5 Final.
- BID-57538: Google Web Toolkit CVE-2012-5920 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-5920: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Google Web Toolkit (GWT) 2.4 through 2.5 Final, as used in JBoss Operations Network (ON) 3.1.1 and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2012-4563.
- SA51941: Google Web Toolkit Unspecified Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- Google Web Toolkit 2.4 Beta
- Google Web Toolkit 2.4.0
- Google Web Toolkit 2.5.0 rc2
- Google Web Toolkit 2.5.0 rc1
- Google Web Toolkit 2.5.0
Oct 31, 2012
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