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Vulnerability of Apache AXIS: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Apache AXIS, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, Oracle Communications, Oracle Fusion Middleware, Tuxedo, WebLogic, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Creation date: 23/08/2018.
Références of this threat: cpujan2020, CVE-2018-8032, FEDORA-2018-8a85ed2f10, openSUSE-SU-2018:3218-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3118-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3119-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3121-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-27069.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Apache AXIS product offers a web service.

However, it does not filter received data before inserting them in generated HTML documents.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Apache AXIS, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This threat note impacts software or systems such as Fedora, openSUSE Leap, Oracle Communications, Oracle Fusion Middleware, Tuxedo, WebLogic, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability note.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora 27: new axis packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 27: axis 1.4-35.fc27

openSUSE Leap: new axis packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: axis 1.4-295.3.1

Oracle Communications: CPU of January 2020.
A Critical Patch Update is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2625594.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2626101.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2628576.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2626102.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2622427.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2595443.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2595442.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2617852.1
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2626103.1

Oracle Fusion Middleware: CPU of January 2020.
A Critical Patch Update is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2602410.1

SUSE LE: new axis packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: axis 1.4-236.236.44.9.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: axis 1.4-290.3.1
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: axis 1.4-5.3.1
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