IBM Netezza Platform Software Web content spoofing

netezza-web-content-spoofing (80536) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


IBM Netezza Platform Software is vulnerable to content spoofing, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to inject malicious content into a Web application page, which would appear to be legitimate and could be used to launch various attacks against users of the targeted Web application, including phishing, URL redirection, and cross-site request forgery.


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




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-2012-5941: 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 content, and conduct phishing attacks, via unspecified vectors.

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Netezza 6.0.5
  • IBM Netezza 6.0.8
  • IBM Netezza 7.0


Feb 06, 2013

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