Patch Available Upon Disclosure
|2014 Q1 87%||2013 Q2 92%|
|2013 Q4 67%||2013 Q1 100%|
|2013 Q3 77%||2012 Q4 68%|
Vendor Average Time to Patch
|2014 Q1 5 days||2013 Q2 30 days|
|2013 Q4 8 days||2013 Q1 13 days|
|2013 Q3 13 days||2012 Q4 26 days|
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Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in Jease
|Vulnerable Versions:||2.8 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||July 25, 2012 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||July 25, 2012|
|Vendor Fix:||July 29, 2012|
|Public Disclosure:||August 15, 2012|
|Latest Update:||July 30, 2012|
|Vulnerability Type:||Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered vulnerability in Jease, which can be exploited to perform Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.
Input passed via the "author", "subject" and "comment" POST parameters when creating a new comment is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user.
The following PoC (Proof of Concept) demonstrates the vulnerability:
<form action="http://[host]:8080/blog/" method="post" name="main" id="main">
|Upgrade to Jease 2.9|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23104 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23104 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in Jease.|
 Jease - http://jease.org/ - Jease is an Open Source Content-Management-System which is driven by the power of Java.
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