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---
gem: rails_admin
date: 2018-01-10
url: https://www.talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2017-0450
cve: 2017-12098
title: rails_admin ruby gem XSS vulnerability
description: |
  An exploitable cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability exists in the
  add filter functionality of the rails_admin rails gem version 1.2.0. A specially
  crafted URL can cause an XSS flaw resulting in an attacker being able to execute
  arbitrary javascript on the victim's browser. An attacker can phish an authenticated
  user to trigger this vulnerability.
cvss_v2: '4.3'
cvss_v3: '6.1'
patched_versions:
- ">= 1.3.0"
related:
  url: '["https://github.com/sferik/rails_admin/issues/2985"]'