75773 : Novell GroupWise WebAccess Address Book Multiple Parameter XSS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2011-09-26

Description

Novell GroupWise contains a flaw that allows a remote cross-site scripting (XSS) attack. This flaw exists because the WebAccess component does not validate the "Directory.Item.name" and "Directory.Item.displayName" parameters upon submission to the address book. This may allow a user to create a specially crafted request that would execute arbitrary script code in a user's browser within the trust relationship between their browser and the server.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 8.02 Hot Patch 3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Novell, Inc.
GroupWise
8.0 SP2
8.0 SP2 HP1
8.0 SP2 HP2
8.0 HP1
8.0 SP1
8.0 SP2 HP3 (not affected)
8.0 SP1 HP1

References

Tools & Filters

56407

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2011-10-10 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_0

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