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Vulnerability of WebSphere AS: Cross Site Scripting via Admin Console

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting via Admin Console of WebSphere AS, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted systems: Tivoli Storage Manager, Tivoli System Automation, Tivoli Workload Scheduler, WebSphere AS Traditional, IBM WebSphere ESB.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 21/07/2017.
Références of this alert: 2004786, 2006342, 2006515, 2009072, 2009082, 2009087, 2009089, 2009090, 2009348, 7036319, 7048591, CVE-2017-1380, VIGILANCE-VUL-23309.

Description of the vulnerability 

The WebSphere AS product offers a web service.

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

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting via Admin Console of WebSphere AS, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This computer weakness note impacts software or systems such as Tivoli Storage Manager, Tivoli System Automation, Tivoli Workload Scheduler, WebSphere AS Traditional, IBM WebSphere ESB.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security bulletin 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 weakness announce.

Solutions for this threat 

WebSphere AS Traditional: version 9.0.0.5.
The version 9.0.0.5 is fixed:
  http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24044067

Websphere AS: version 8.5.5.12.
The version 8.5.5.12 is fixed:
  http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043844

WebSphere AS: solution for Admin Console.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM Spectrum Protect for Workstations: solution for WebSphere AS.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler: solution for WebSphere AS.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus: solution for WebSphere AS.
The solution is indicated in information sources.
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