CVE-2021-26035

medium
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Description

An issue was discovered in Joomla! 3.0.0 through 3.9.27. Inadequate escaping in the rules field of the JForm API leads to a XSS vulnerability.

References

https://developer.joomla.org/security-centre/856-20210701-core-xss-in-jform-rules-field.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-07-07

Updated: 2021-07-07

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:3.1/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:joomla:joomla\!:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions from 3.0.0 to 3.9.27 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
112892Joomla! 2.5.x < 3.9.28 Multiple VulnerabilitiesWeb Application ScanningComponent Vulnerability
high
151429Joomla 2.5.x < 3.9.28 Multiple Vulnerabilities (5840-joomla-3-9-28)NessusCGI abuses
medium