Citrix NFuse launch.* cross-site scripting

nfuse-launch-xss (8659) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk


Citrix NFuse is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting attack. The getLastError() function in the launch.jsp and launch.asp scripts could allow a remote attacker to steal a user's cookie information. A remote attacker can send a specially-crafted URL containing either script to steal another user?s cookie information. An attacker can use this vulnerability to obtain the user?s username and password.


Gain Privileges


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Mar 27 2002 - 05:44:43 CST: NFuse Cross Site Scripting vulnerability.
  • BID-4372: Citrix NFuse Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2002-0504: Cross-site scripting vulnerability in Citrix NFuse 1.6 and earlier does not quote results from the getLastError method, which allows remote attackers to execute script in other clients via the NFuse_Application parameter to (1) launch.jsp or (2) launch.asp.
  • OSVDB ID: 9256: Citrix NFuse launch.jsp NFuse_Application Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 9257: Citrix NFuse launch.asp NFuse_Application Parameter XSS

Platforms Affected:

  • Citrix NFuse 1.51
  • Citrix NFuse 1.6


Mar 27, 2002

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