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CVE-2011-4969 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in jQuery before 1.6.3, when using location.hash to select elements, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted tag.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/08/2013

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.jquery.com/2011/09/01/jquery-1-6-3-released/
http://blog.mindedsecurity.com/2011/07/jquery-is-sink.html
http://bugs.jquery.com/ticket/9521
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/01/31/3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/58458
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036620
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1722-1
https://github.com/jquery/jquery/commit/db9e023e62c1ff5d8f21ed9868ab6878da2005e9 Exploit Patch
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05111017
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05158380
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05232730

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Change History

6 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-4969
NVD Published Date:
03/08/2013
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016