CVE-2021-25986

Published on: 11/23/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 11/29/2021 04:07:00 PM UTC

CVE-2021-25986 - advisory for https://www.whitesourcesoftware.com/vulnerability-database/

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CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Certain versions of Django-wiki from Django-wiki Project contain the following vulnerability:

In Django-wiki, versions 0.0.20 to 0.7.8 are vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in Notifications Section. An attacker who has access to edit pages can inject JavaScript payload in the title field. When a victim gets a notification regarding the changes made in the application, the payload in the notification panel renders and loads external JavaScript.

  • CVE-2021-25986 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Django-wiki - Django-wiki version >= 0.0.20
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Django-wiki - Django-wiki version <= 0.7.8

CVSS3 Score: 5.4 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW LOW REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
CHANGED LOW LOW NONE

CVSS2 Score: 3.5 - LOW

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM SINGLE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Security fix (XSS) - Build HTML elements for notifications safely · django-wiki/[email protected] · GitHub github.com
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URL Logo MISC github.com/django-wiki/django-wiki/commit/9eaccc7519e4206a4d2f22640882f0737b2da9c5
CVE-2021-25986 | WhiteSource Vulnerability Database www.whitesourcesoftware.com
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URL Logo MISC www.whitesourcesoftware.com/vulnerability-database/CVE-2021-25986

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationDjango-wiki ProjectDjango-wikiAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:django-wiki_project:django-wiki:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

Discovery Credit

WhiteSource Vulnerability Research Team (WVR)

Social Mentions

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