Apache OFBiz Webtools View Log screen cross-site scripting

apache-ofbiz-cve20132137-xss (85874) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Apache OFBiz is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the View Log screen of the Webtools application. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted parameter in 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.

*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:

Upgrade to the latest version of OFBiz (10.04.06, 11.04.03, or 12.04.02 or later), available from the Apache Web site. See References.

References:

  • Apache Web site: OFBiz.
  • Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Sat Jul 20 2013: [CVE-2013-2137] Apache OFBiz XSS vulnerability in the "View Log" screen of the Webtools application.
  • BID-61370: Apache OFBiz CVE-2013-2317 'View Log' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-2137: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the View Log screen in the Webtools application in Apache Open For Business Project (aka OFBiz) 10.04.01 through 10.04.05, 11.04.01 through 11.04.02, and 12.04.01 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
  • SA53910: Apache OFBiz Cross-Site Scripting and Nested Expression Evaluation Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Apache OFBiz 10.04.05
  • Apache OFBiz 11.04.01
  • Apache OFBiz 12.04.01

Reported:

Jul 20, 2013

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