McAfee WebShield UI dashboard 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. Extra path information
passed to the end of the 'dashboard' script 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.

See also :

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10026

Solution :

Apply the relevant hotfix specified in McAfee Security Bulletin SB10026.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 59111 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55184

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4597