Linkit - Moderately critical - Cross Site Scripting - SA-CONTRIB-2021-042

Project: LinkitDate: 2021-September-29Security risk: Moderately critical 12∕25 AC:Basic/A:Admin/CI:Some/II:Some/E:Theoretical/TD:DefaultVulnerability: Cross Site ScriptingDescription: Linkit provides an easy interface for internal and external linking with WYSIWYG editors by using an autocomplete field.
It does not sufficiently sanitize user input.
This vulnerability is mitigated by the fact that an attacker must have a role with the permission to create or edit an entity bundle.Solution: Install the latest version:

  • If you use the Linkit module for Drupal 8.x, upgrade to Linkit 8.x-4.4

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Path to article https://www.drupal.org/sa-contrib-2021-042