HP OpenView Performance Insight sendEmail.jsp XSS

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Synopsis :

A web application running on the remote host has a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The version of HP OpenView Performance Insight running on the remote
host has a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability. Input to the
'bgcolor' parameter of sendEmail.jsp 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

This software has several other cross-site scripting vulnerabilities
and an arbitrary code execution vulnerability, though Nessus has not
checked for those issues.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the HP OpenView Performance Insight hotfix referenced in the
vendor's advisory.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 55831 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49184

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2410

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