Drupal Twitter Pull Module Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

Summary

The Twitter Pull module for Drupal is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.

Credit:

The information has been provided by Sylvain Delbosc, Alex Pott, Tom Phethean.


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Drupal Twitter Pull 6.x-1.x through versions prior to 6.x-1.3
 * Drupal Twitter Pull 7.x-1.x through versions prior to 7.x-1.0-rc3

An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may help the attacker steal cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks.

CVE Information:
CVE-2012-5541

Disclosure Timeline:
Published:October 03 2012
Updated: November 23 2012

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