PR07-08 - XSS on Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0/7.x "resultsForm" parameter
- Vulnerability found:
- 11 June 2007
- Vendor informed:
- 18 June 2007
- Severity level:
- Jan Fry and Adrian Pastor of ProCheckUp Ltd (www.procheckup.com) ProCheckUp thanks Sun for working with us.
- Sun Java System Identity Manager is vulnerable to XSS within the "resultsForm" parameter processed by the "/idm/account/findForSelect.jsp" server-side script.
An attacker may be able to cause execution of malicious scripting code in the browser of a user who clicks on a link to Sun Java System Identity Manager.
This type of attack can result in non-persistent defacement of the target site, or the redirection of confidential information to unauthorised third parties.
Note: the victim user
Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0 (20061212 SP 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0.5730.11
Sun has confirmed the following products to be affected by this issue:
Sun Java System Identity Manager 6.0, Sun Java System Identity Manager 7.0, Sun Java System Identity Manager 7.1
- Proof of concept:
- The provided PoC URL inserts an alert box to simply prove that it's possible to run scripting code within the context of the target domain.
to be authenticated for this vulnerability to be exploitable.
- How to fix:
- Copyright 2007 ProCheckUp Ltd.
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