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CVE-2012-2297 Detail

Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the Creative Commons module 6.x-1.x before 6.x-1.1 for Drupal allow remote authenticated users with the administer creative commons permission to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) creativecommons_user_message or (2) creativecommons_site_license_additional_text parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/26/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2297
Original release date:
08/26/2012
Last revised:
08/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.1 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://drupal.org/node/1547478 External Source CONFIRM http://drupal.org/node/1547478
http://drupal.org/node/1547520 External Source MISC http://drupal.org/node/1547520
http://www.madirish.net/content/drupal-creative-commons-6x-10-xss-vulnerability External Source MISC http://www.madirish.net/content/drupal-creative-commons-6x-10-xss-vulnerability
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/05/03/1 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120502 CVE Request for Drupal contributed modules
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/05/03/2 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120502 Re: CVE Request for Drupal contributed modules
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53248 External Source BID 53248
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/75180 External Source XF creativecommons-licensedescription-xss(75180)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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