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CVE-2015-9251 (Medium) detected in jquery-2.1.1.min.js #32

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commented Jun 26, 2019

CVE-2015-9251 - Medium Severity Vulnerability

Vulnerable Library - jquery-2.1.1.min.js

JavaScript library for DOM operations

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Path to dependency file: /tmp/WhiteSource-ArchiveExtractor_d8e3ce56-2498-41d3-9242-5e48e80a12d7/20190626052159_41206/git_depth_0/TrapTeamMainSite/txtdocs/txtdocs/index (3).html

Path to vulnerable library: /TrapTeamMainSite/txtdocs/txtdocs/index (3).html

Dependency Hierarchy:

  • jquery-2.1.1.min.js (Vulnerable Library)

Found in HEAD commit: 29179dac2852fd46126ae9d129c9c5b26d6e4606

Vulnerability Details

jQuery before 3.0.0 is vulnerable to Cross-site Scripting (XSS) attacks when a cross-domain Ajax request is performed without the dataType option, causing text/javascript responses to be executed.

Publish Date: 2018-01-18

URL: CVE-2015-9251

CVSS 3 Score Details (6.1)

Base Score Metrics:

  • Exploitability Metrics:
    • Attack Vector: Network
    • Attack Complexity: Low
    • Privileges Required: None
    • User Interaction: Required
    • Scope: Changed
  • Impact Metrics:
    • Confidentiality Impact: Low
    • Integrity Impact: Low
    • Availability Impact: None

For more information on CVSS3 Scores, click here.

Suggested Fix

Type: Upgrade version


Release Date: 2018-01-18

Fix Resolution: 3.0.0

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