Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream
Remediation section below for
Debian:9 relevant versions.
jquery prior to 1.9.0 allows Cross-site Scripting attacks via the load method. The load method fails to recognize and remove "<script>" HTML tags that contain a whitespace character, i.e: "</script >", which results in the enclosed script logic to be executed.
jquery to version 2.2.4+dfsg-1 or higher.