• Advisory ID: DRUPAL-SA-CONTRIB-2013-057
  • Project: TinyBox (Simple Splash) (third-party module)
  • Version: 7.x
  • Date: 2013-July-10
  • Security risk: Moderately critical
  • Exploitable from: Remote
  • Vulnerability: Cross Site Scripting


TinyBox module uses TinyBox, a lightweight and standalone modal window script. The main purpose of this module is to provide Splash Screen/Window as simple as possible.

The module doesn't filter user-supplied text prior to display. The vulnerability is mitigated by the fact that an attacker must have the permission "administer tinybox."

CVE identifier(s) issued

  • CVE-2013-4140

Versions affected

  • TinyBox 7.x-2.x versions prior to 7.x-2.1.

Drupal core is not affected. If you do not use the contributed TinyBox (Simple Splash) module, there is nothing you need to do.


Install the latest version:

Also see the TinyBox (Simple Splash) project page.

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