Apache ActiveMQ Artemis 2.5.0 to 2.13.0 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation (‘Cross-site Scripting’) Vulnerability


In Apache ActiveMQ Artemis 2.5.0 to 2.13.0, a specially crafted MQTT packet which has an XSS payload as client-id or topic name can exploit this vulnerability.


The information has been provided by Arun Magesh

The original article can be found at:https://activemq.apache.org/security-advisories.data/CVE-2020-13932-announcement.txt


The XSS payload is being injected into the admin console’s browser. The XSS payload is triggered in the diagram plugin; queue node and the info section.


Vulnerable Systems:

Apache ActiveMQ Artemis 2.5.0 to 2.13.0


CVE Information:



Disclosure Timeline:
Published Date:7/20/2020

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