The jQuery Update module enables you to update jQuery on your site.

The module ships with a modified version of the core Overlay JavaScript file, which is vulnerable to an open redirect attack (see SA-CORE-2015-002).

Only sites with the Overlay module enabled are vulnerable.

CVE identifier(s) issued

  • CVE-2015-3233

Versions affected

  • jQuery Update 7.x-2.x versions prior to 7.x-2.6

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


Install the latest version:

Also see the jQuery Update project page.

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