Security Bulletin: Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability in Tivoli Business Service Manager (CVE-2016-0311)
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DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/111480 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
Tivoli Business Service Manager 6.1.0
Tivoli Business Service Manager 6.1.1
|Principal Product and Version(s)||Available Fix|
|Tivoli Business Service Manager 6.1.0||6.1.0-TIV-BSM-FP0004
|Tivoli Business Service Manager 6.1.1||6.1.1-TIV-BSM-FP0004
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Tivoli Business Service Manager
Software version: 6.1, 6.1.1
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Software edition: All Editions
Reference #: 1986853
Modified date: 28 July 2016