[SA16776] Ingate Firewall and SIParator Unspecified Cross-Site Scripting

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2005-09-13T00:00:00


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TITLE: Ingate Firewall and SIParator Unspecified Cross-Site Scripting


VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/16776/

CRITICAL: Less critical

IMPACT: Cross Site Scripting

WHERE: >From remote

OPERATING SYSTEM: Ingate Firewall 4.x http://secunia.com/product/4050/ Ingate SIParator 4.x http://secunia.com/product/5687/

DESCRIPTION: A vulnerability has been reported in Ingate Firewall and Ingate SIParator, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Certain unspecified input passed in the administration web interface isn't properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in an administrator's browser session in context of an affected site.

The vulnerability has been reported in version 4.2.0 and later.

SOLUTION: The vendor recommends administrators to log out before visiting other web sites and restrict access to the web interface.

The vulnerability will reportedly be fixed in an upcoming release.

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: The vendor credits Jonas Stare, Dreampark AB.

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