Vulnerability Note VU#466876

EMC Documentum Product Suite version 6.7 contains a DOM based cross-site scripting vulnerability

Original Release date: 14 Nov 2013 | Last revised: 14 Nov 2013

Overview

EMC Documentum Product Suite version 6.7 and possibly earlier versions contain a DOM based cross-site scripting vulnerability (CWE-79).

Description

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

EMC Documentum Product Suite version 6.7 and possibly earlier versions contain a DOM based cross-site scripting vulnerability. An attacker can inject arbitrary script via the vulnerable query string parameter __dmfUrl.

For example:
http://www.example.com/webtop/wdk/redirect.jsp?ReLoad=1372583728974&__dmfUrl=javascript:alert('xss')//

Impact

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

Solution

Apply an Update

EMC has released a security bulletin concerning this issue. Users are advised to visit the EMC support page to download patches to address this vulnerability.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
EMC CorporationAffected15 Aug 201330 Oct 2013
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.

CVSS Metrics (Learn More)

Group Score Vector
Base 5.8 AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Temporal 4.5 E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C
Environmental 3.4 CDP:ND/TD:M/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND

References

Credit

Thanks to Tudor Enache of Help AG Middle East for reporting this vulnerability.

This document was written by Adam Rauf.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: CVE-2013-3281
  • Date Public: 05 Nov 2013
  • Date First Published: 14 Nov 2013
  • Date Last Updated: 14 Nov 2013
  • Document Revision: 24

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