Cisco Unity Connection XSS (cisco-sa-cucm-xss-Q4PZcNzJ)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 149469
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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The Cisco Unity Connection installed on the remote host is prior to version 14. It is, therefore, affected by multiple cross-site Scripting vulnerabilities.

Multiple vulnerabilities in the web-based management interface of Cisco Unity Connection could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct an XSS attack against an interface user. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by persuading an interface user to click a crafted link. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary script code in the context of the affected interface or access sensitive browser-based information.

Note that Nessus has not tested formthis issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Cisco bug IDs CSCvu52262, CSCvv35159, CSCvw71918, CSCvx14158, CSCvx14178

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 149469

File Name: cisco-sa-cuc-xss-Q4PZcNzJ.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Family: CISCO

Published: 5/13/2021

Updated: 5/17/2021

Dependencies: cisco_uc_version.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-1380


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:unity_connection

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Cisco VOSS Unity

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/7/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/7/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-1380, CVE-2021-1409

IAVA: 2021-A-0162

CISCO-BUG-ID: CSCvu52262, CSCvv35159, CSCvw71918, CSCvx14158, CSCvx14178

CISCO-SA: cisco-sa-cucm-xss-Q4PZcNzJ

CWE: 89