IBM Connections Portlets for WebSphere Portal Reflected XSS

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of WebSphere Portal on the remote host is affected by a
reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability if the version of
Connections Portlets installed is not 4.5.1 FP1 or newer.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?3ca857af
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21663921
http://www.nessus.org/u?269c6bdf

Solution :

IBM has published fix pack 1 (FP1) for Connections Portlets for
WebSphere Portal version 4.5.1. 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: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 72646 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65477

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0855

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