Vulnerability Details

Cisco Identity Services Engine Stored Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Published: 2017-07-06 03:48:11
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

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

Recommendations:
See the referenced vendor advisory for a solution.

Summary:
A vulnerability in the web-based application interface of the Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) portal could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against a user of the web interface of an affected system.

Technical Details:
The vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation and output-encoding parameters for data that is passed between an affected client and server. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by intercepting targeted user packets and injecting malicious code into the targeted traffic stream.

Impact:
A successful exploit could allow the attacker to inject script code into the HTTP flow between the targeted user and the affected system.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6733

References:

https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170705-ise1

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3
Published
2017-07-06
Modified
2018-10-26
Category
CISCO

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