Novell ZENworks Configuration Console Login.jsp language Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a script that is affected by a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The remote web server hosts a version of the ZENworks Configuration
Console that is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability. The
'language' parameter is not properly validated in 'Login.jsp' and can be
tampered with to inject arbitrary script code in a user's browser via a
specially crafted POST request.

Note that hosts that are affected by this issue are also likely to be
affected by other vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7012025
http://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7012501

Solution :

Upgrade to 11.2.3a Monthly Update 1 or later.

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: 66915 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60318

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1094