IBM Connections Portlets for WebSphere Portal cross-site scripting
|ibm-websphere-cve20140855-xss (90802)||Medium Risk|
IBM Websphere Portal is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. 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.
Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1663921 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1663921: Fix available for Cross Site Scripting vulnerabilities in IBM Connections Portlets for WebSphere Portal (CVE-2014-0855).
- BID-65477: IBM Connections Portlets for WebSphere Portal Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2014-0855: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in IBM Connections Portlets 4.x before 4.5.1 FP1 for IBM WebSphere Portal 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
- SA56918: IBM Connections Portlets for WebSphere Portal Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- IBM Connections Portlets 4.5.1 FP1
Feb 07, 2014
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