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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 106395
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VPR Score: 3


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: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 1/26/2018

Updated: 11/8/2019

Dependencies: websphere_portal_installed.nbin

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-1361

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_portal

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM WebSphere Portal

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 1/9/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/9/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1361

BID: 102501