IBM Rational Team Concert report names cross-site scripting

ibm-concert-reportnames-xss (65170) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

IBM Rational Team Concert is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using report names 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: 3.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to IBM APAR PM22477 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM APAR PM22477: [wi 131186] RTC is vulnerable to stored Cross Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.
  • BID-46179: IBM Rational Team Concert 'Report Name' Field HTML Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2011-1029: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC) 2.0.0.x allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the name of a shared report.
  • OSVDB ID: 71227: IBM Rational Team Concert Report Name XSS
  • SA43223: IBM Rational Team Concert Report Name Script Insertion Vulnerability
  • VUPEN/ADV-2011-0297: IBM Rational Team Concert Report Name Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Rational Team Concert 2.0

Reported:

Feb 04, 2011

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