Adobe ColdFusion is prone to an unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary script code in the context of the affected website. This may allow the attacker to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and to launch other attacks.
Successful exploitation of the most severe of these vulnerabilities could result in an attacker executing arbitrary code in the context of the affected application. Depending on the privileges associated with this application, an attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. If this application has been configured to have fewer user rights on the system, exploitation of the most severe of these vulnerabilities could have less impact than if it was configured with administrative rights.
Execution of arbitrary code
Vendor has released updates for the following products.
Adobe Coldfusion 2018 update 2
Adobe Coldfusion 2016 update 8
Adobe Coldfusion 2011 update 16