IBM Security Directory Server 6.4.0 Web UI cross site scripting

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in IBM Security Directory Server 6.4.0 (Directory Service Software). Affected is an unknown part of the component Web UI. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. 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. CVE summarizes:

IBM Security Directory Server 6.4.0 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. IBM X-Force ID: 165815.

The weakness was shared 10/02/2019 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2019-4542 since 01/03/2019. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $5k-$25k (estimation calculated on 12/29/2023). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1059.007.

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

The entries 142821, 142822, 142823 and 142825 are related to this item.

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Exploitinginfo

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

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Remote: Yes

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01/03/2019 🔍
10/02/2019 +272 days 🔍
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12/29/2023 +1548 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: ibm.com

Advisory: exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2019-4542 (🔍)
X-Force: 165815

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Created: 10/03/2019 08:04 AM
Updated: 12/29/2023 02:49 PM
Changes: 10/03/2019 08:04 AM (40), 09/19/2020 04:15 PM (18), 12/29/2023 02:47 PM (3), 12/29/2023 02:49 PM (12)
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