InfoVista VistaPortal SE 5.1 AdminAuthorisationFrame.jsp ConnPoolName/GroupId Reflected cross site scripting

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in InfoVista VistaPortal SE 5.1 (Network Management Software). This affects an unknown code of the file /VPortal/mgtconsole/AdminAuthorisationFrame.jsp. The manipulation of the argument ConnPoolName/GroupId as part of a Parameter leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability (Reflected). CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. The product does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. This is going to have an impact on integrity. The summary by CVE is:

Cross Site Scripting exists in InfoVista VistaPortal SE Version 5.1 (build 51029). The page "/VPortal/mgtconsole/AdminAuthorisationFrame.jsp" has reflected XSS via the ConnPoolName or GroupId parameter.

The bug was discovered 11/28/2018. The weakness was published 12/17/2018 as not defined mailinglist post (Full-Disclosure). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2018-19817 since 12/03/2018. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1059.007 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 19 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k. By approaching the search of inurl:VPortal/mgtconsole/AdminAuthorisationFrame.jsp it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

Similar entries are available at 128035, 128036, 128037 and 128038.







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Name: Reflected
Class: Cross site scripting / Reflected
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1059.007

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined
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11/28/2018 🔍
12/03/2018 +5 days 🔍
12/17/2018 +14 days 🔍
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12/18/2018 +1 days 🔍
06/19/2023 +1644 days 🔍


Advisory: 150690
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2018-19817 (🔍)
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Created: 12/18/2018 09:15 AM
Updated: 06/19/2023 03:11 PM
Changes: 12/18/2018 09:15 AM (62), 04/21/2020 03:49 PM (1), 06/19/2023 03:11 PM (3)
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