Sun Java System Identity Manager index.jsp frame injection

sun-identity-index-frame-injection (39586) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Sun Java System Identity Manager is vulnerable to frame injection, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the index.jsp script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the helpUrl parameter to inject a malicious frame 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, spoof Web content, or perform phishing attacks.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to Sun Alert ID: 103180 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • ProCheckUp: PR07-10: Frame Injection on Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0/7.x "helpUrl" parameter.
  • Sun Alert ID: 103180: Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in the Sun Java System Identity Manager May Allow HTML Injection, Cross-Site Scripting Exploits or Unauthorized Redirection.
  • ASA-2008-030: Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in the Sun Java System Identity Manager May Allow HTML Injection Cross-Site Scripting Exploits or Unauthorized Redirection (SUN 103180)
  • BID-27214: Sun Java System Identity Manager Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2008-0240: /idm/help/index.jsp in Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0 SP1 through SP3, 7.0, and 7.1 allows remote attackers to inject frames from arbitrary web sites and conduct phishing attacks via the helpUrl parameter, aka frame injection.
  • OSVDB ID: 43279: Sun Java System Identity Manager /idm/help/index.jsp helpUrl Variable Remote Frame Injection
  • SA28356: Sun Java System Identity Manager Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • HP OpenVMS
  • Novell SuSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • RedHat Linux
  • Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0 SP3
  • Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0 SP2
  • Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0 SP1
  • Sun Java System Identity Manager 7.0
  • Sun Java System Identity Manager 7.1

Reported:

Jan 09, 2008

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