ManageEngine ADSelfService EmployeeSearch.cc XSS

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Synopsis :

A web application on the remote host is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The remote ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus install is affected by
a cross-site scripting vulnerability. The application does not
properly sanitize the 'searchString' and 'searchType' parameters on
the page 'EmployeeSearch.cc'.

A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user
into requesting a maliciously crafted URL. Exploitation could also
allow the attacker to steal cookie-based authentication credentials.

See also :

http://jameswebb.me/vulns/vrpth-2011-001.txt

Solution :

There is currently no patch available from the vendor.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 57049 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46331
50717

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3274
CVE-2011-5105