IBM iNotes cross-site scripting

inotes-cve20133032-xss (84622) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


IBM iNotes is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a 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.


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


Cross-Site Scripting


Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1645503 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.


  • IBM Security Bulletin 1645503: IBM iNotes vulnerabilities (CVE-2013-3027, CVE-2013-3032, CVE-2013-3990).
  • CVE-2013-3032: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the MIME e-mail functionality in iNotes in IBM Domino 9.0 before IF3 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors, aka SPR PTHN986NAA.

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM iNotes 9.0


Jul 31, 2013

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