Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

Module: pivottable

Published: August 26th, 2016

Reported by: Todd Wolfson

CVE-2016-1000241

Vulnerable: >=1.4.0 <2.0.0
Patched: >=2.0.0

Overview

PivotTable.js is a Javascript Pivot Table library with drag'n'drop functionality built on top of jQuery/jQueryUI.

Due to a change from text to html functions in how JSON elements are rendered, a cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability was introduced in version 1.4.0. This vulnerability remained in place until version 2.0.0.

Remediation

Upgrade to version 2.0.0 or later.

References

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