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Vulnerability of Perl HTML-Scrubber: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Perl HTML::Scrubber, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Vulnerable products: Fedora, Perl Module ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 01/12/2015.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2015-5667, FEDORA-2015-84a95e39d4, FEDORA-2015-95f5ff8d44, FEDORA-2015-fed35dffd7, VIGILANCE-VUL-18402.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Perl HTML::Scrubber product offers a web service.

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

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Perl HTML::Scrubber, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This threat announce impacts software or systems such as Fedora, Perl Module ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Perl HTML-Scrubber: version 0.15.
The version 0.15 is fixed:
  http://search.cpan.org/~nigelm/HTML-Scrubber-0.15/lib/HTML/Scrubber.pm

Fedora: new perl-HTML-Scrubber packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 21: perl-HTML-Scrubber 0.15-1.fc21
  Fedora 22: perl-HTML-Scrubber 0.15-1.fc22
  Fedora 23: perl-HTML-Scrubber 0.15-1.fc23
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