IBM Maximo Asset Management and SmartCloud Control Desk cross-site scripting

ibm-maximo-cve20135402-xss (87298) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

IBM Maximo Asset Management and SmartCloud Control Desk products are vulnerable to cross-site scripting. A remote authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability 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.

*CVSS:

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

Consequences:

Cross-Site Scripting

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1660032 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1660032: Potential security vulnerability with Maximo Asset Management.
  • BID-64333: Multiple IBM Products CVE-2013-5402 Unspecified Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-5402: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in IBM Maximo Asset Management, Maximo Asset Management Essentials, Maximo for Government, Maximo for Nuclear Power, Maximo for Transportation, Maximo for Life Sciences, Maximo for Oil and Gas, and Maximo for Utilities 7.1.x through 7.1.1.12, 7.1.2, 7.5 before 7.5.0.3 IFIX014, and 7.5.0.5 before IFIX003; SmartCloud Control Desk (SCCD) 7.5 before 7.5.0.3 IFIX014 and 7.5.0.5 before IFIX003; and Tivoli Asset Management for IT, Tivoli Service Request Manager, Maximo Service Desk, and Change and Configuration Management Database (CCMDB) 7.1.x through 7.1.1.12, 7.1.2, and 7.2.x through 7.2.1 allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
  • SA56048: IBM Products Unspecified Script Insertion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.2.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.5

Reported:

Dec 13, 2013

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