Component Type: TYPO3 CMS
Release Date: September 8, 2015
Vulnerable subcomponent: Backend
Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting
Affected Versions: Versions 6.2.0 to 6.2.14, 7.0.0 to 7.3.0
Suggested CVSS v2.0: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N/E:F/RL:OF/RC:C
Solution: Update to TYPO3 versions 6.2.15 or 7.4.0 that fix the problem described.
Credits: Thanks to Julien Ahrens (secunet Security Networks AG) who discovered and reported the issue.
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