ProCheckUp Security Advisory 2010.3

Type packetstorm
Reporter ProCheckUp
Modified 2010-05-22T00:00:00


                                            `PR10-03: Authenticated XSS within the Apache Axis2 administration console  
Vulnerability found: 30th January 2010  
Vendor informed: 1st February 2010  
Vulnerability fixed:  
Severity: Medium  
Axis2 is a web services/SOAP/WDSL engine, widely used within many  
commercial products Procheckup has found it used within SAP Business  
Objects 12 and 3com's IMC network management tool.  
The following demonstrate the XSS flaw:  
Authenticated XSS normally login as admin and axis2<script>alert(1)</script>  
Note: The above path will change depending on how axis2 has been installed.  
Comfirmed vulnerable versions  
Used within many different programs SAP business objects and 3COM IMS  
Is vulnerable to a vanilla XSS  
An attacker may be able to cause execution of malicious scripting code  
in the browser of a user who clicks on a link to a Axis 2 website. Such  
code would run within the security context of the target domain. This  
type of attack can result in non-persistent defacement of the target  
site, or the redirection of confidential information (i.e.: session IDs)  
to unauthorised third parties.  
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Credits: Richard Brain of ProCheckUp Ltd (  
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