Juniper Junos Pulse Secure Access Service IVE OS (SSL VPN) XSS (JSA10602)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71429


The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.


According to its self-reported version, the version of Juniper Junos Pulse Secure Access Service IVE OS running on the remote host is affected by an unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerability that is present within a file that pertains to Secure Access Service Web rewriting feature pages hosted on the device's web server. An attacker could exploit this issue by tricking a user into requesting a malicious URL, resulting in arbitrary script code execution.

Note that the issue is only present when the web rewrite feature is enabled on a user's role.


Upgrade to Juniper Junos Pulse Secure Access Service IVE OS version 7.1r17 / 7.3r8 / 7.4r6 / 8.0r1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71429

File Name: junos_pulse_sa_jsa10602.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2013/12/14

Modified: 2015/02/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:ive_os, cpe:/a:juniper:junos_pulse_secure_access_service

Required KB Items: Host/Juniper/IVE OS/Version, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/10/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6956

BID: 64261

OSVDB: 100862

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