IBM Lotus Domino 8.5.x Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 66240
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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote web server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its banner, the version of Lotus Domino on the remote host is 8.5.x and is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Some scripts inside the Web Help application are vulnerable to open redirect attacks. (CVE-2012-2159)

- The Web Help component contains a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability. (CVE-2012-2161)

- User-input validation errors exist related to the 'Web Administrator' client as well as the 'Src' parameter and 'x.nsf' script that could allow cross-site scripting attacks. (CVE-2013-0488, BID 58715)

- A user-input validation error exists related to the 'Web Administrator' client that could allow cross-site request forgery attacks. (CVE-2013-0489)


Upgrade to Lotus Domino 9.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66240

File Name: domino_9.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 4/26/2013

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: domino_installed.nasl, http_version.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:lotus_domino

Required KB Items: Domino/Version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/31/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/31/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2159, CVE-2012-2161, CVE-2013-0488, CVE-2013-0489

BID: 53884, 58648, 58649, 58715

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