Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional Navigation.asp and ToolResults.asp cross-site scripting

whatsup-navigation-toolresults-xss (26500) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the NmConsole/Navigation.asp and NmConsole/ToolResults.asp scripts. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the 'sDeviceView' or 'sHostname' parameter to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, allowing the attacker to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Thu May 11 2006 - 17:06:51 CDT: Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional multiple flaws.
  • Ipswitch, Inc. Web site: WhatsUp Professional 2006 - Premium vs. Standard.
  • BID-17964: Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2006-2351: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in IPswitch WhatsUp Professional 2006 and WhatsUp Professional 2006 Premium allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) sDeviceView or (2) nDeviceID parameter to (a) NmConsole/Navigation.asp or (3) sHostname parameter to (b) NmConsole/ToolResults.asp.
  • OSVDB ID: 25469: Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional NmConsole/Navigation.asp sDeviceView Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 25470: Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional NmConsole/ToolResults.asp sHostname Parameter XSS
  • SA20075: WhatsUp Professional Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Ipswitch WhatsUp 2006 Professional


May 11, 2006

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