Cross-site scripting in IBM Robotic Process Automation

Published: 2023-09-25
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2023-22594
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Robotic Process Automation for Cloud Pak
Other software / Other software solutions

IBM Robotic Process Automation
Server applications / Other server solutions

Vendor IBM Corporation

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Cross-site scripting

EUVDB-ID: #VU81083

Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2023-22594


Exploit availability:


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. 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.


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Vulnerable software versions

Robotic Process Automation for Cloud Pak: before 23.0.2

IBM Robotic Process Automation: before 23.0.2

Fixed software versions

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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