Dell OpenManage Server Administrator index_main.htm DOM-based XSS

medium Nessus Plugin ID 63476
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A web application hosted on the remote web server has a cross-site scripting vulnerability.


The version of Dell OpenManage Server Administrator hosted on the remote web server has a cross-site scripting vulnerability. Making a specially crafted request for index_main.htm can result in client-side script injection. An attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into requesting a maliciously crafted URL.


There is no known solution at this time.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 63476

File Name: dell_openmanage_dom_xss2.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: remote

Published: 1/11/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: dell_openmanage.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.8


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:dell:openmanage_server_administrator

Required KB Items: www/dell_omsa

Excluded KB Items: Settings/disable_cgi_scanning

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/9/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6272

BID: 57212

TRA: TRA-2013-01

CERT: 950172

CWE: 20, 74, 79, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 750, 751, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990