Bug 1193827 - (CVE-2021-45085) VUL-0: CVE-2021-45085: epiphany: XSS in about page
(CVE-2021-45085)
VUL-0: CVE-2021-45085: epiphany: XSS in about page
Status: NEW
Classification: openSUSE
Product: openSUSE Distribution
Classification: openSUSE
Component: Security
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https://smash.suse.de/issue/317799/
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Reported: 2021-12-16 15:37 UTC by Thomas Leroy
Modified: 2021-12-16 16:15 UTC (History)
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Description Thomas Leroy 2021-12-16 15:37:18 UTC
CVE-2021-45085

XSS can occur in GNOME Web (aka Epiphany) before 40.4 and 41.x before 41.1 via
an about: page, as demonstrated by ephy-about:overview when a user visits an XSS
payload page often enough to place that page on the Most Visited list.

References:
http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2021-45085
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-45085
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/epiphany/-/merge_requests/1045
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/epiphany/-/issues/1612