IBM QRadar SIEM "Right Click Plugin" cross-site scripting

ibm-qradar-cve20135448-xss (87912) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

IBM QRadar Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) is vulnerable to cross-site scripting within the "Right Click Plugin" context menus for IP information. This issue is only apparent when the plugin menu is enabled (via ip_context_menu.xml file), and is not enabled by default. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a malicious URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser, once the URL is clicked.

*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:

Cross-Site Scripting

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1656875 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1656875: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM QRadar SIEM (CVE-2013-5448, CVE-2013-6307, CVE-2013-5463).
  • JSA10614: Security Threat Response Manager: Multiple vulnerabilities .
  • BID-63938: IBM QRadar Security Information and Event Manager CVE-2013-5448 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-5448: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Right Click Plugin context menus in IBM Security QRadar SIEM 7.1 and 7.2 before 7.2 MR1 Patch 1 allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 100389: IBM QRadar SIEM IP Information Right Click Plugin Context Menu XSS
  • SA55891: IBM QRadar SIEM "Right Click Plugin" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • SA56949: Juniper Security Threat Response Manager Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Security QRadar SIEM 7.1
  • IBM Security QRadar SIEM 7.2
  • Juniper Security Threat Response Manager 2010
  • Juniper Security Threat Response Manager 2012
  • Juniper Security Threat Response Manager 2013.1

Reported:

Nov 25, 2013

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