IBM WebSphere Portal 8.5.0.x < CF15 Unspecified XSS (PI92039)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106395


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


The version of IBM WebSphere Portal installed on the remote Windows host is 8.5.0.x prior to CF15. It is, therefore, affected by a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability which can potentially lead to the disclosure of credentials.


Upgrade to IBM WebSphere Portal Cumulative Fix 15 (CF15) and apply Interim Fix PI92039 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106395

File Name: websphere_portal_8_5_0_0_cf15.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2018/01/26

Modified: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 72644

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 4.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_portal

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM WebSphere Portal

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/01/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1361

BID: 102501

OSVDB: 172357