Vulnerability Note VU#125228

HP System Management Homepage vulnerable to cross-site scripting

Original Release date: 03 Oct 2014 | Last revised: 03 Oct 2014

Overview

HP System Management Homepage versions 7.2.3 and 7.3.2.1 contain a reflected cross site scripting vulnerability.

Description

CWE-79: Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') - CVE-2014-2640

HP System Management Homepage versions 7.2.3 and 7.3.2.1 contain a reflected cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability. The reflected XSS is found in the red2301.html page's vulnerable RedirectUrl parameter.

Impact

A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary script in the context of the end-user's browser session.

Solution

Apply an Update

Windows Server 2003 users should update to System Management Homepage version 7.2.4. All other users should update to System Management Homepage 7.4.

Please refer to HP's security bulletin for more information.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
Hewlett-Packard CompanyAffected08 Sep 201401 Oct 2014
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CVSS Metrics (Learn More)

Group Score Vector
Base 6.4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:--
Temporal 5.8 E:POC/RL:ND/RC:C
Environmental 1.4 CDP:ND/TD:L/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND

References

Credit

Thanks to Jakub Pałaczyński for reporting this vulnerability.

This document was written by Todd Lewellen.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: CVE-2014-2640
  • Date Public: 30 Sep 2014
  • Date First Published: 03 Oct 2014
  • Date Last Updated: 03 Oct 2014
  • Document Revision: 17

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