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Security Bulletin: XSS vulnerability with operational processes in applications (CVE-2916-2994)

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XSS vulnerability with operational processes in applications.

Vulnerability Details

CVE ID: CVE-2916-2994
 IBM UrbanCode Deploy is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the web UI, altering the intended function and potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See 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

IBM UrbanCode Deploy, 6.2.1 and on all supported platforms.


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Change History

* 31 July 2016: Original copy 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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Document information

More support for: IBM UrbanCode Deploy

Software version:, 6.2.1,

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: C1000177

Modified date: 31 July 2016