Vulnerability Details

Cisco Content Security Management Appliance XSS and CSRF Vulnerabilities

Published: 2013-09-04 06:23:49
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
This host is running Cisco Content Security Management Appliance and is prone to cross site scripting and cross site request forgery vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to latest version of Cisco CSMA or apply the patch.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws are due to, - The lack of output escaping in the default error 500 page. When a exception occurs in the application, the error description contains user unvalidated input from the request. - The lack of input validation on job_name, job_type, appliances_options and config_master parameters which are then printed unscapped on job_name, old_job_name, job_type, appliance_lists and config_master fields. - The CSRFKey is not used in some areas of the application.

Affected Versions:
Cisco Content Security Management Appliance (SMA) 8.1 and prior

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-3395
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-3396

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/60919
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/60829

References:

http://1337day.com/exploit/21168
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/122955
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/viewAlert.x?alertId=29844
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2013-3396
http://exploitsdownload.com/exploit/na/cisco-ironport-cross-site-request-forgery-cross-site-scripting
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps12503/index.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.8
Published
2013-09-04
Modified
2018-10-12
Category
CISCO

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