Cross-site scripting in IBM Jazz Reporting Service

Published: 2019-01-13 14:00:47
Severity Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2018-1918
CVSSv3 4.7 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]
CWE ID CWE-79
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software Jazz Reporting Service
Vulnerable software versions Jazz Reporting Service 6.0.6
Jazz Reporting Service 6.0.5
Jazz Reporting Service 6.0.4
Jazz Reporting Service 6.0.3
Vendor URL IBM Corporation

Security Advisory

1) Cross-site scripting

Description

The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote authenticated attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data. The vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.

Remediation

Install update from vendor's website.

External links

http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10793759

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