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Security Bulletin: Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability Affects IBM Campaign (CVE-2018-1921)

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IBM Campaign is impacted by cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability on profile name.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1921
DESCRIPTION: IBM Campaign is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality 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

9.1.0, 9.1.2, 10.1, 11.0


Product VRMF Remediation/Fix
IBM Campaign 9.1.0
IBM Campaign 9.1.2
IBM Campaign 10.1
IBM Campaign 11.0

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Related Information

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The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Pierre d'Huy

Change History

10 July 2019: 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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Document information

More support for: IBM Campaign

Software version: 9.1.0, 9.1.2, 10.1, 11.0

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

Reference #: 0887995

Modified date: 10 July 2019