PortWise SSL VPN reloadFrame cross-site scripting
|portwise-reloadframe-xss (56420)||Medium Risk|
PortWise SSL VPN is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the wa/auth login page. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the reloadFrame 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.
Customers should upgrade to the latest version of PortWise SSL VPN (4.6.2, 4.7.1, 4.8, 4.9 or later), available from the PortWise Web site. See References.
- Packetstorm Security Web Site: Cross-Site Scriting on Portwise SSL VPN v4.6.
- PortWise Web site: PortWise Access Manager SSL VPN.
- BID-38308: PortWise SSL VPN 'reloadFrame' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-0703: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in wa/auth in PortWise SSL VPN 4.6 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the reloadFrame parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 62482: PortWise SSL VPN wa/auth reloadFrame Parameter XSS
- SA38627: PortWise SSL VPN "reloadFrame" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- PortWise SSL VPN 4.6
Apr 28, 2009
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