IBM Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool 8.1.4.x < 8.1.4.7 XSS

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83520

Synopsis

The remote host is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description

The remote host is running a version of IBM Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool (RLKS) that is 8.1.4.x prior to 8.1.4.7. It is, therefore, affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability that allows an attacker to steal cookies and impersonate a valid user.

Solution

Upgrade to Rational License Key Server Fix Pack 7 (8.1.4.7) or later.

See Also

https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21882666

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83520

File Name: ibm_rlks_swg21882666.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Published: 5/18/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2015-1907

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:rational_license_key_server

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 4/17/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/19/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1907

BID: 74552