IBM WebSphere Portal XSS Vulnerability

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108487

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of IBM WebSphere Portal installed on the remote Windows host is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Solution

Apply the appropriate fixes according to the vendor advisory.

See Also

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22012416

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 108487

File Name: websphere_portal_cve-2017-1761.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2018/03/20

Updated: 2018/08/06

Dependencies: 72644

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#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: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_portal

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1761