It has been discovered that the extension "Content Rating" (content_rating) is susceptible to Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection.
January 9, 2015
February 23, 2015 (added CVEs)
Third party extension. This extension is not a part of the TYPO3 default installation.
1.0.3 and all versions below
Cross-Site Scripting, SQL Injection
Suggested CVSS v2.0:
CVE-2015-1402 (Cross-Site Scripting), CVE-2015-1403 (SQL Injection)
The extension fails to properly escape user input in HTML and SQL context.
Versions of this extension that are known to be vulnerable will no longer be available for download from the TYPO3 Extension Repository. The extension author failed in providing a security fix for the reported vulnerability in a decent amount of time. Please uninstall and delete the extension folder from your installation.
Credits go to Steffen Müller who discovered and reported the vulnerabilities.
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