• Advisory ID: DRUPAL-SA-CONTRIB-2012-088
  • Project: Mobile Tools (third-party module)
  • Version: 6.x
  • Date: 2012-May-30
  • Security risk: Moderately critical
  • Exploitable from: Remote
  • Vulnerability: Cross Site Scripting


Mobile Tools provides Drupal developers with some tools to assist in making a site mobile.
The module contains several persistent cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities due to the fact that it fails to sanitize user supplied values before display.

CVE: CVE-2012-2717

Versions affected

  • Mobile Tools 6.x-2.x versions prior to 6.x-2.3

Drupal core is not affected. If you do not use the contributed Mobile Tools module, there is nothing you need to do.


Install the latest version:

Also see the Mobile Tools project page.

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