Threat Encyclopedia

jQuery.htmlPrefilter.innerHTML.XSS

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability in jQuery.
The vulnerability is due to an error when processing HTML tags. An attacker can exploit this by tricking a user into visiting a malicious webpage and execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

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jQuery 1.0.2 to 3.5.0

Impact logoImpact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary script code in the context of the affected application.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://github.com/advisories/GHSA-gxr4-xjj5-5px2

CVE References

CVE-2020-11022

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