Nextcloud server 12.0.5App password scope can be changed for other users
Reflected XSS in error pages (NC-SA-2017-008)
8th May 2017
Risk level: Low
CVSS v3 Base Score: 3.5 (AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
HackerOne report: 216812
Inadequate escaping of error messages leads to XSS vulnerabilities in multiple components.
Note that Nextcloud employs a strict Content-Security-Policy preventing exploitation of this XSS issue on modern web browsers.
- Nextcloud Server < 11.0.3 (CVE-2017-0891)
- Nextcloud Server < 10.0.5 (CVE-2017-0891)
- Nextcloud Server < 9.0.58 (CVE-2017-0891)
Error messages are now properly escaped.
The Nextcloud team thanks the following people for their research and responsible disclosure of the above advisory:
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