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CVE-2019-16172 Detail

Current Description

LimeSurvey before v3.17.14 allows stored XSS for escalating privileges from a low-privileged account to, for example, SuperAdmin. The attack uses a survey group in which the title contains JavaScript that is mishandled upon group deletion.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.4 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/154479/LimeSurvey-3.17.13-Cross-Site-Scripting.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2019/Sep/22
https://github.com/LimeSurvey/LimeSurvey/commit/32d6a5224327b246ee3a2a08500544e4f80f9a9a Patch Third Party Advisory
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Sep/27
https://www.limesurvey.org/limesurvey-updates/2188-limesurvey-3-17-14-build-190902-released Release Notes Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:limesurvey:limesurvey:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
3.17.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-16172
NVD Published Date:
09/09/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/12/2019