BEA Plumtree portal/ name Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server contains an application affected by a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the Plumtree portal included with BEA AquaLogic
Interaction / Plumtree Foundation and installed on the remote host
fails to sanitize user-supplied input to the 'name' parameter of the
'portal/' script before using it to generate dynamic HTML
output. An unauthenticated attacker can exploit this to inject
arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's browser to be executed
within the security context of the affected site.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch as suggested in the vendor advisory above.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 31120 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27893