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vulnerability bulletin 21633

Ganglia Web: Cross Site Scripting via the metrics API

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting via an API of Ganglia Web, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: Ganglia.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 19/01/2017.
Identifiers: VIGILANCE-VUL-21633.

Description of the vulnerability

The Ganglia product offers a web interface.

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

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting via an API of Ganglia Web, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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