IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS) cross-site scripting

iehs-cve20135449-xss (88056) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS), as used in multiple IBM products, is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. 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.

*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 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 1657369: Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities in the locally installable IBM DB2 Information Center (CVE-2013-5449).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1657493: IBM FileNet Content Manager IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS) new XSS issue in workingSet.jsp (CVE-2013-5449).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1658066: IBM Case Foundation IEHS new XSS issue in workingSet.jsp (CVE-2013-5449).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1659888: WebSphere Process Server (WPS) / IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Cross-site scripting security vulnerability in local help system.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1659930: IBM SPSS Statistics IEHS - XSS issue in workingSet.jsp (CVE-2013-5449).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1662466: Security Bulletin: Cross-site scripting security vulnerability exists in IBM Eclipse Help System used in IBM Security zSecure Visual (CVE-2013-5449).
  • IBM Security Bulletin1668558: IBM Security Bulletin: Content Integrator- IEHS - New XSS issue in workingSet.jsp (Exist in IEHS3.4.2 and IEHS3.4.1) - United States.
  • IBM Security zSecure Visual Web site: IBM Security zSecure Visual.
  • BID-64058: IBM Eclipse Help System CVE-2013-5449 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-5449: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in workingSet.jsp in IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS), as used in the installable InfoCenter component in IBM FileNet Content Manager 4.5.1, 5.0.0, 5.1.0, and 5.2.0, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 100513: IBM FileNet Content Manager Eclipse Help System (IEHS) workingSet.jsp Unspecified XSS
  • SA55938: IBM FileNet Content Manager Eclipse Help System Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • SA56094: IBM SPSS Statistics Eclipse Help System Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • SA56147: IBM WebSphere Process Server / IBM Business Process Manager Eclipse Help Vulnerability
  • SA56909: IBM Business Monitor Eclipse Help System Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • SA57636: IBM Content Integrator Eclipse Help System Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Business Monitor 7.5
  • IBM Business Process Manager 7.5
  • IBM Business Process Manager 7.5.0.1
  • IBM Business Process Manager 7.5.1
  • IBM Business Process Manager 7.5.1.1
  • IBM Case Foundation 5.2.0
  • IBM Content Integrator 8.6
  • IBM DB2 Information Center 9.7 Workstation package
  • IBM DB2 Information Center 9.7 Network package
  • IBM Eclipse Help System
  • IBM FileNet Content Manager 4.5.1
  • IBM FileNet Content Manager 5.0
  • IBM FileNet Content Manager 5.1
  • IBM FileNet Content Manager 5.2.0
  • IBM Security zSecure Visual 1.12
  • IBM Security zSecure Visual 1.13.0
  • IBM SPSS Statistics 21.0
  • IBM WebSphere Business Monitor 6.2
  • IBM WebSphere Business Monitor 7.0
  • IBM WebSphere Business Monitor 7.5 zOS

Reported:

Dec 02, 2013

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