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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   EMC ViPR SRM Vendors:   EMC
EMC ViPR SRM Input Validation Flaw Lets Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1036904
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1036904
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-6647   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 27 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 4.0.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in EMC ViPR SRM. A remote user can conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

The software does not properly filter HTML code from user-supplied input before displaying the input. A remote user can cause arbitrary scripting code to be executed by the target user's browser. The code will originate from the site running the EMC ViPR SRM software and will run in the security context of that site. As a result, the code will be able to access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the site, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the site, or take actions on the site acting as the target user.

Eric Flokstra of Outpost24 reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the site running the EMC ViPR SRM software, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the site, or take actions on the site acting as the target user.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (4.0.1; Advisory ESA-2016-127).
Vendor URL:  www.emc.com/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Linux (CentOS), Linux (Red Hat Enterprise), Linux (SuSE), Windows (2008), Windows (2012)

Message History:   None.


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