IBM WebSphere Portal 'boot_config.jsp' XSS (PI16041)

2014-05-23T00:00:00
ID WEBSPHERE_PORTAL_CVE-2014-0952.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-07-02T00:00:00

Description

The version of IBM WebSphere Portal on the remote host is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(74159);
  script_version("1.7");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/08/06 14:03:14");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2014-0952");
  script_bugtraq_id(67419);

  script_name(english:"IBM WebSphere Portal 'boot_config.jsp' XSS (PI16041)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks for installed patches.");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote Windows host has web portal software installed that is
affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The version of IBM WebSphere Portal on the remote host is affected by
a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the 'boot_config.jsp' script
due to improper user input validation. An attacker could exploit this
issue to execute code in the security context of a user's browser to
steal authentication cookies.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21672572");
  # https://www-304.ibm.com/connections/blogs/PSIRT/entry/ibm_security_bulletin_fixes_available_for_security_vulnerabilities_in_ibm_websphere_portal_multiple_cves?lang=en_us
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?4e5ca5ae");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:
"IBM has published Interim Fix PI16041. Refer to IBM's advisory for
more information.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No exploit is required");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"false");
  script_cwe_id(20, 74, 79, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 750, 751, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2014/05/13");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2014/05/13");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2014/05/23");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_portal");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"CGI abuses : XSS");

  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");

  script_dependencies("websphere_portal_installed.nbin");
  script_require_keys("installed_sw/IBM WebSphere Portal");
  exit(0);
}

include("websphere_portal_version.inc");

websphere_portal_check_version(
  ranges:make_list(
    "6.1.0.0, 6.1.0.6, CF27",
    "6.1.5.0, 6.1.5.3, CF27",
    "7.0.0.0, 7.0.0.2, CF28"
  ),
  fix:"PI16041",
  severity:SECURITY_WARNING,
  xss:TRUE
);