Critical Path InJoin Directory Server Web administrative interface (iCon) cross-site scripting

injoin-admin-interface-xss (9053) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Critical Path's InJoin Directory Server is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. A remote attacker could create a malicious URL link containing embedded script to the InJoin Web administrative interface (iCon), which would be executed in a victim's Web browser in the security context of the hosting Web site, once the link is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.


Obtain Information


Registered customers should contact Critical Path Support for information on obtaining the latest maintenance release of iCon ( or later). See References.


  • Critical Path Web site: Critical Path Support.
  • Nomad Mobile Research Centre ADVISORY 10May2002: Critical Path inJoin V4.0 Directory Server iCon Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability.
  • BID-4717: Critical Path InJoin Directory Server Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2002-0787: Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in iCon administrative web server for Critical Path inJoin Directory Server 4.0 allow remote attackers to execute script as the administrator via administrator URLs with modified (1) LOCID or (2) OC parameters.
  • OSVDB ID: 9240: Critical Path inJoin iCon Admin Web Server Multiple Parameter XSS

Platforms Affected:

  • Critical Path InJoin Directory Server 4.0


May 10, 2002

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