CVE-2020-4070 Detail

Current Description

In CSS Validator less than or equal to commit 54d68a1, there is a cross-site scripting vulnerability in handling URIs. A user would have to click on a specifically crafted validator link to trigger it. This has been patched in commit e5c09a9.


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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

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score:  4.6 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/w3c/css-validator/commit/e5c09a9119167d3064db786d5f00d730b584a53b Patch 
https://github.com/w3c/css-validator/security/advisories/GHSA-wf36-7w73-rh8c Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-4070
NVD Published Date:
06/22/2020
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2020
Source:
MITRE