Threat Encyclopedia

HTTP.URI.Script.XSS

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This indicates an attempt to exploit a Cross Site Scripting vulnerability through HTTP requests.
The vulnerability is a result of the application's failure to check user supplied input before using it in an HTTP request. As a result, a remote attacker can send a crafted query to execute a web script on a vulnerable server.

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This is a generic signature against Cross Site Scripting.

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

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Apply the latest patch to the vulnerable software.

CVE References

CVE-2017-0068 CVE-2002-1315