• Advisory ID: DRUPAL-SA-CONTRIB-2012-039
  • Project: Language icons (third-party module)
  • Version: 6.x, 7.x
  • Date: 2012-March-14
  • Security risk: Moderately critical
  • Exploitable from: Remote
  • Vulnerability: Cross Site Scripting

Description

CVE: CVE-2012-2065

The Language icons module adds icons to language links generated by the Locale and Content Translation modules in core.
The module does not sanitize some of the user-supplied data before displaying it, leading to a Cross Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability. This vulnerability is mitigated by the fact that an attacker must have a role with the permission "administer languages".

Versions affected

  • Language icons 6.x-2.x versions prior to 6.x-2.1.
  • Language icons 7.x-1.x versions prior to 7.x-1.0.

Drupal core is not affected. If you do not use the contributed Language icons module, there is nothing you need to do.

Solution

Install the latest version:

See also the Language icons project page.

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Fixed by

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