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vulnerability alert 25801

Joomla VirtueMart: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Joomla VirtueMart, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Vulnerable software: Joomla Extensions ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: client access/rights.
Attacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 09/04/2018.
Références of this computer vulnerability: VIGILANCE-VUL-25801.

Description of the vulnerability

The VirtueMart extension can be installed on Joomla.

However, it does not filter received data before inserting them in generated HTML documents.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Joomla VirtueMart, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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