Splunk Config Explorer vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Splunk Config Explorer provided by Chris Younger contains a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability (CWE-79).

Taihei Shimamine of Mitsui Bussan Secure Directions, Inc. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V3 Severity:
Base Metrics 6.1 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Attack Vector: Network
  • Attack Complexity: Low
  • Privileges Required: None
  • User Interaction: Required
  • Scope: Changed
  • Confidentiality Impact: Low
  • Integrity Impact: Low
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

Chris Younger
  • Splunk Config Explorer versions prior to 1.7.16


An arbitrary script may be executed on the web browser of the user who is using the product.

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Vendor Information

Chris Younger
CWE (What is CWE?)

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

  1. CVE-2024-35291

  1. JVN : JVN#56781258
Revision History

  • [2024/05/24]
      Web page was published