IBM WebSphere Portal 8.0.0.1 CF11 Multiple XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has web portal software installed that is
affected by multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of IBM WebSphere Portal on the remote host is affected by
multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities :

- An XSS vulnerability exists in the Web Content Manager
user interface. (CVE-2014-0828)

- An XSS vulnerability exists in the Social Rendering
feature of the IBM Connections integration.
(CVE-2014-0901)

An attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities to execute code in the
security context of a user's browser to steal authentication cookies.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21667016
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/90566
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/91398

Solution :

IBM has published a cumulative fix for WebSphere Portal 8.0.0.1
(CF11). Refer to IBM's advisory for more information.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 73385 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66556
66559

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0828
CVE-2014-0901