The Huawei E355 built-in web interface contains a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability.
Huawei E355 wireless broadband modems include a web interface for administration and additional services. The web interface allows users to receive SMS messages using the connected cellular network.
CWE-79: Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
The following device configuration was reported to be vulnerable. Other versions may be affected:
Hardware version: CH1E355SM
Software version: 21.157.37.01.910
Web UI version: 11.001.08.00.03
A malicious attacker may be able to execute arbitrary script in the context of the victim's browser.
We are currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem. In the meantime, please consider the following workaround:
Disable scripting in your web browser, as specified in the Securing Your Web Browser document.
Vendor| Status| Date Notified| Date Updated
Huawei Technologies| | 06 May 2014| 01 Jul 2014
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.
Group | Score | Vector
Base | 6.4 | AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Temporal | 5.5 | E:POC/RL:W/RC:C
Environmental | 1.5 | CDP:L/TD:L/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND
Thanks to Jimson James for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Todd Lewellen.