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computer vulnerability note CVE-2018-1643

WebSphere AS: Cross Site Scripting via Installation Verification Tool

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting via Installation Verification Tool of WebSphere AS, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: WebSphere AS Traditional.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: client access/rights.
Provenance: document.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 12/11/2018.
Identifiers: CERTFR-2018-AVI-539, CERTFR-2018-AVI-544, CVE-2018-1643, ibm10716857, VIGILANCE-VUL-27759.

Description of the vulnerability

The WebSphere AS product offers a web service. However, it does not filter re...
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