Threat Encyclopedia

OpenEMR.new_comprehensive_save.php.Stored.XSS

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This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability in OpenEMR.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitization of patients' first and last names in new_comprehensive_save.php. A remote, authenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending crafted requests to the target server. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in arbitrary script execution in the target user's browser.

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OpenEMR prior to 6.0.0.2

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

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://github.com/openemr/openemr/commit/2835cc397610fc28037302dad948c38fda032022

CVE References

CVE-2022-1181

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