Stored cross-site scripting in Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ellipse APM



Published: 2021-04-21
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2021-27887
CWE-ID CWE-79
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Ellipse APM
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Vendor Hitachi ABB Power Grids

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Stored cross-site scripting

EUVDB-ID: #VU52460

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-27887

CWE-ID: CWE-79 - Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

Exploit availability: No

Description

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

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the main dashboard. A remote authenticated attacker can inject and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.

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.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Ellipse APM: 5.1.0.6 - 5.3.0.1


CPE2.3 External links

http://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/icsa-21-110-01

Q & A

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