McAfee WebShield UI ProcessTextFile bodyStyle Parameter XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

A web application hosted on the remote web server has a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The version of WebShield UI hosted on the remote web server has a
reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability. Input to the 'bodyStyle'
parameter of ProcessTextFiles is not properly sanitized.

A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into requesting
a maliciously crafted URL, resulting in arbitrary script code execution.

This application has several other vulnerabilities, though Nessus has
not checked for those issues.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522117
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10020

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch specified in the McAfee advisory.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 58582 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52487

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4580