IBM System Storage Manager Profiler cross-site scripting

ssds-multiple-mp-xss (75239) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

IBM System Storage is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the Manager Profiler. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using 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 the IBM Security Bulletin for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin: IBM System Storage DS Storage Manager Profiler SQL Injection and Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities (CVE-2012-2171, CVE-2012-2172).
  • ZSL-2012-5094: IBM System Storage DS Storage Manager Profiler Multiple Vulnerabilities.
  • BID-54112: IBM System Storage Manager Profiler SQL Injection and Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2012-2172: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in SoftwareRegistration.do in the Storage Manager Profiler in IBM System Storage DS Storage Manager before 10.83.xx.18 on DS Series devices allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the updateRegn parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 83179: IBM System Storage Multiple Product SoftwareRegistration.do updateRegn Parameter XSS
  • SA49582: IBM System Storage Products Storage Manager Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM System Storage DCS3700
  • IBM System Storage DS3200
  • IBM System Storage DS3300
  • IBM System Storage DS3400
  • IBM System Storage DS3512
  • IBM System Storage DS3524
  • IBM System Storage DS3950
  • IBM System Storage DS4100
  • IBM System Storage DS4200
  • IBM System Storage DS4300
  • IBM System Storage DS4400
  • IBM System Storage DS4500
  • IBM System Storage DS4700
  • IBM System Storage DS4800
  • IBM System Storage DS5020
  • IBM System Storage DS5100
  • IBM System Storage DS5300

Reported:

Jun 20, 2012

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