Aruba Mobility Controller web UI cross-site scripting

aruba-webui-xss (42433) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Aruba Mobility Controller is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the web UI. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using an unspecified parameter in a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.

*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 Aruba Advisory ID: AID-051408 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • Aruba Advisory ID: AID-051408: Aruba Mobility Controller TACACS User Authentication and Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities.
  • BID-29240: Aruba Mobility Controller Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2008-2272: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the web interface in Aruba Mobility Controller 2.4.8.x-FIPS, 2.5.5.x, 2.5.6.x, 3.1.1.x, 3.2.0.x, and 3.3.1.x allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 45306: Aruba Mobility Controller Web Interface Multiple Unspecified XSS
  • SA30262: Aruba Mobility Controller Authentication Bypass and Cross-Site Scripting
  • SECTRACK ID: 1020033: Aruba Mobility Controller Input Validation Hole Permits Cross-Site Scripting Attacks

Platforms Affected:

  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 2.3.6.15
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 2.4.8.0-FIPS
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 2.4.8.11-FIPS
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 2.4.8.6-FIPS
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 2.5.5
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 2.5.5.7
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 2.5.6
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 3.1.1
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 3.1.1.3
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 3.2
  • Aruba Networks Mobility Controller 3.3.1

Reported:

May 14, 2008

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