Sun Secure Global Desktop unspecified cross-site scripting

sun-ssgd-unspecified-xss (29070) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Sun Secure Global Desktop (SSGD) is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by unspecified scripts. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using unspecified parameters to inject malicious script into a Web page which would be executed in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the page is viewed. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.2
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.1
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Sun Secure Global Desktop (4.2 build 4.20.983 or later), available from the Sun Secure Global Desktop Web site. See References.

References:

  • Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Thu Sep 21 2006 - 03:19:35 CDT: [scip_Advisory 2555] Sun Secure Global Desktop prior 4.3 multiple remote vulnerabilities.
  • Sun Secure Global Desktop Web site: Sun Secure Global Desktop Software 4.2.
  • ASA-2006-235: Sun Alert Notifications from Sun Weekly Report dated Sep 30 2006
  • BID-20135: Sun Secure Global Desktop Unspecified Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
  • BID-20276: Sun Secure Global Desktop Multiple Unspecified Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2006-4958: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Sun Secure Global Desktop (SSGD, aka Tarantella) before 4.20.983 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors, possibly involving (1) taarchives.cgi, (2) ttaAuthentication.jsp, (3) ttalicense.cgi, (4) ttawlogin.cgi, (5) ttawebtop.cgi, (6) ttaabout.cgi, or (7) test-cgi. NOTE: This information is based upon a vague initial disclosure. Details will be updated as they become available.
  • OSVDB ID: 29219: Sun Secure Global Desktop ttaarchives.cgi XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 29220: Sun Secure Global Desktop ttaAuthentication.jsp XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 29221: Sun Secure Global Desktop ttalicense.cgi XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 29222: Sun Secure Global Desktop ttawlogin.cgi XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 29223: Sun Secure Global Desktop ttawebtop.cgi XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 29224: Sun Secure Global Desktop ttaabout.cgi XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 29225: Sun Secure Global Desktop Multiple Unspecified Information Disclosure
  • OSVDB ID: 29226: Sun Secure Global Desktop test-cgi XSS
  • SA22037: Sun Secure Global Desktop Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • SECTRACK ID: 1016900: Sun Secure Global Desktop Input Validation Holes Permit Cross-Site Scripting Attacks and Disclose System Information to Remote Users
  • US-CERT VU#262352: Sun Secure Global Desktop Software (SSGD) contains multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • FedoraProject Fedora Core 1
  • FedoraProject Fedora Core 2
  • FedoraProject Fedora Core 3
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 2.1
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 3
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4
  • Sun Secure Global Desktop 3.42 Enterprise
  • Sun Secure Global Desktop 4.0 Enterprise
  • Sun Solaris 10 SPARC
  • Sun Solaris 10 x86
  • Sun Solaris 8 SPARC
  • Sun Solaris 9 SPARC
  • SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8
  • SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 9

Reported:

Sep 21, 2006

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