Intrusion Prevention

Joomla!.Huge-IT.Image.Gallery.Extension.XSS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Cross Site Scripting vulnerability in Joomla Huge-IT Image Gallery Extension.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of user supplied data in the application. A remote attacker can exploit this by tricking an unsuspecting user into visiting a malicious webpage and execute arbitrary script code within context of the target users' browser.

Affected Products

Joomla Huge-IT Image Gallery Extension v1.1.5 and earlier

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary script code within the context of the target user's browser

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/extension/photos-a-images/galleries/gallery-pro

CVE References

CVE-2016-1000113