MediaElement.js flashmediaelement.swf cross-site scripting
|mediaelementjs-flashmediaelement-xss (83647)||Medium Risk|
MediaElement.js is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the flashmediaelement.swf file. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the file 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 MediaElement.js (2.11.2 or later), available from the MediaElement.js Web site. See References.
Upgrade to the latest version of ownCloud (5.0.5 or 4.5.9 or later), available from the ownCloud Web site. See References.
- MediaElement GIT Repository: 2.11.1 updates .
- MediaElement.js Web site: MediaElement.js - HTML5 video player and audio player with Flash and Silverlight shims.
- oC-SA-2013-017: XSS vulnerability in MediaElement.js.
- BID-59274: MediaElement.js 'file' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2013-1967: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in flashmediaelement.swf in MediaElement.js before 2.11.2, as used in ownCloud Server 5.0.x before 5.0.5 and 4.5.x before 4.5.10, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the file parameter.
- SA53079: MediaElement.js "file" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- MediaElement.js MediaElement.js 2.11.1
- ownCloud ownCloud 4.5.9
- ownCloud ownCloud 5.0.4
Apr 11, 2013
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