IBM WebSphere Portal XSS Vulnerability (CVE-2018-1660)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117937

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

https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10715923

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117937

File Name: websphere_portal_cve-2018-1660.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/10/05

Modified: 2018/10/05

Dependencies: 72644

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-1660

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1660

BID: 105446

IAVB: 2018-B-0130