CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 28, 2024
Updated: Mar 21, 2024


CVE-2024-27285 is a vulnerability in YARD, a Ruby Documentation tool. The "frames.html" file within the Yard Doc's generated documentation is susceptible to Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks due to insufficient sanitization of user input in the JavaScript segment of the "frames.erb" template file. The vulnerability has been resolved in version 0.9.36. This vulnerability poses a medium level of risk with a base severity score of 5.4 according to the CVSS 3.1 rating provided by It requires user interaction and can be exploited over a network, potentially impacting the integrity and confidentiality of data, although no availability impact is expected.

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