CVE-2015-8862

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Description

mustache package before 2.2.1 for Node.js allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks by leveraging a template with an attribute that is not quoted.

References

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/04/20/11

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96436

https://nodesecurity.io/advisories/62

https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2016-18

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-01-23

Updated: 2017-03-02

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Impact Score: 2.7

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:mustache.js_project:mustache.js:*:*:*:*:*:node.js:*:* versions up to 2.2.0 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
97893Tenable Log Correlation Engine (LCE) < 4.8.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
critical