2021-37470 | NCH WebDictate cross site scripting
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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in NCH WebDictate 2.13. This affects an unknown functionality. The manipulation of the argument
Recipient Name with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. This is going to have an impact on integrity. An attacker might be able to inject arbitrary html and script code into the web site. This would alter the appearance and would make it possible to initiate further attacks against site visitors. The summary by CVE is:
The weakness was shared 07/26/2021. The advisory is shared at github.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2021-37470 since 07/25/2021. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. The successful exploitation needs a authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details and a public exploit are known. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1059.007 for this issue.
It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download at github.com.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.2
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