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Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to Stored cross-site scripting. (CVE-2015-7409)

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Stored Cross-Site Scripting in IBM QRadar SIEM.

Vulnerability Details

CVE-ID: CVE-2015-7409

 IBM QRadar is vulnerable to stored cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a field to inject malicious script into a Web page which would be executed in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the page is viewed. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials. 

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Affected Products and Versions

· IBM QRadar 7.2.x


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Jan Esslinger at Daimler TSS

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Document information

More support for: IBM Security QRadar SIEM

Software version: 7.2

Operating system(s): Linux

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 1973175

Modified date: 18 December 2015