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Security Bulletin: Potential cross-site scripting vulnerability related to WebSphere Commerce Tools pages (CVE-2013-0566)

Security Bulletin


Reflected cross-site scripting vulnerabilities found in WebSphere Commerce Tools JSPs: Accelerator, Organization Administration Console and Administration Console.

Vulnerability Details

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0566
DESCRIPTION: WebSphere Commerce Accelerator, Organization Administration Console and Administration Console contain a number of JSPs that are susceptible to reflected cross-site scripting attacks.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

  • WebSphere Commerce versions to
  • WebSphere Commerce versions to
  • WebSphere Commerce to
  • Earlier out of support versions may be affected


Vendor Fix(es): For supported versions, open a Problem Management Record (PMR) with IBM WebSphere Commerce Support to request an Interim Fix for APAR JR46776 and include your WebSphere Commerce version including Fix Pack level. For out of support versions, we recommend that you upgrade to a supported version.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None known.

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Related information

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Change History

23 August 2013: Original version published

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.


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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Commerce WebSphere Commerce - Express Security i5/OS, IBM i, Linux, Windows 7.0, 6.0 Express
Commerce WebSphere Commerce Professional Security AIX, i5/OS, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows 7.0, 6.0 Professional Edition

Document information

More support for: WebSphere Commerce Enterprise

Software version: 6.0, 7.0

Operating system(s): AIX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Software edition: Enterprise

Reference #: 1647750

Modified date: 29 April 2015

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