IBM Netezza Platform Software MHTML cross-site scripting
|netezza-mhtml-iframe-xss (80204)||Low Risk|
IBM Netezza Platform Software is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using encoded MHTML 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.
Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1624568 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1624568: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM's Netezza WebAdmin 6.0.5, 6.0.8 and 7.0 (CVE-2012-5760, CVE-2012-5761, CVE-2012-5762, CVE-2012-5763, CVE-2012-5940, CVE-2012-5941).
- BID-57839: IBM Netezza WebAdmin Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2012-5762: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the WebAdmin application 6.0.5, 6.0.8, and 7.0 before P2 in IBM Netezza allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors involving the MHTML protocol.
- IBM Netezza 6.0.5
- IBM Netezza 6.0.8
- IBM Netezza 7.0
Feb 06, 2013
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