IBM Maximo Asset Management cross-site scripting

mam-displayname-xss (77918) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

IBM Maximo Asset Management is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability 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:

Cross-Site Scripting

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1625624 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1625624: Security Vulnerabilities Addressed in Asset and Service Mgmt.
  • BID-58002: IBM Maximo Asset Management Multiple Unspecified Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2012-3322: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in IBM Maximo Asset Management 6.2 through 7.5, Maximo Asset Management Essentials 6.2 through 7.5, Tivoli Asset Management for IT 6.2 through 7.2, Tivoli Service Request Manager 7.1 and 7.2, Maximo Service Desk 6.2, Change and Configuration Management Database (CCMDB) 7.1 and 7.2, and SmartCloud Control Desk 7.5 allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to a display name.
  • SA52132: IBM Multiple Products Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Change and Configuration Management Database 7.1
  • IBM Change and Configuration Management Database 7.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 6.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.5
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management Essentials 6.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management Essentials 7.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management Essentials 7.5
  • IBM Maximo Service Desk 6.2
  • IBM SmartCloud Control Desk 7.5
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 6.2
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 7.1
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 7.2
  • IBM Tivoli Service Request Manager 7.1
  • IBM Tivoli Service Request Manager 7.2

Reported:

Feb 15, 2013

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