IBM Notes Accepts JavaScript Tags Inside HTML Emails

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Synopsis :

The version of IBM Notes installed on the remote Windows host accepts
Java applet tags and JavaScript tags inside HTML emails.

Description :

The IBM Notes application installed on the remote Windows host accepts
Java applet tags and JavaScript tags inside HTML emails, making it
possible to load Java applets and scripts from a remote location.

See also :

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Apr/262
http://www.nessus.org/u?4ab23674
https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21633819

Solution :

Upgrade to IBM Notes 8.5.3 Fix Pack 4 / 9.0 Interim Fix 1 or apply the
workaround.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 66637 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59589
59590

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0127
CVE-2013-0538

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