DELL SonicWALL 'node_id' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

Published: 2014-02-17 13:39:31
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

This host is running DELL SonicWALL and is prone to cross site scripting vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Send a crafted exploit string via HTTP GET request and check whether it is able to read the string or not.

Technical Details:
The flaw is due to an input passed via the 'node_id' parameter to 'sgms/mainPage', which is not properly sanitised before using it.

Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.

Affected Versions:
DELL SonicWALL 7.0 and 7.1

Upgrade to DELL SonicWALL version 7.2 or later.

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

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