Aflax vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Aflax is a JavaScript library that enables developers to use JavaScript to fully utilize all of the features of the Adobe Flash runtime. Aflax contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Yuji Tounai of bogus.jp reported this vulnerability to JPCERT/CC.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 4.3 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

  • Aflax aflax


An arbitrary script may be executed on the user's web browser.

[Do not use Aflax]
According to the developer, Aflax is no longer being developed or maintained, thus it is recommended to discontinue use of Aflax.
Vendor Information

CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Cross-site Scripting(CWE-79) [NVD Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2014-5331

  1. JVN : JVN#66285408
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2014-5331
Revision History

  • [2014/10/16]
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