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The remote web server contains a script that is prone to a cross-site
The version of Novell GroupWise WebAccess installed on the remote host
fails to sanitize user-supplied input via a POST request to the
'User.id' parameter of the '/gw/webacc' script before using it to
generate dynamic HTML output. An attacker may be able to leverage
this issue to inject arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's
browser to be executed within the security context of the affected
Note that this install is also likely affected by other cross-site
scripting and cross-site request forgery issues in its WebAccess
component as well as a buffer overflow in its GWIA component, although
Nessus has not checked for them.
See also :
Apply GroupWise 7.03 Hot Patch 2 (HP2) or GroupWise 8.0 Hot Patch 1
(HP1) or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: CGI abuses : XSS
Nessus Plugin ID: 35726 (groupwise_webaccess_userid_xss.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 33541
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0273
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