IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5/9.0 Web UI cross site scripting

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A vulnerability has been found in IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5/9.0 (Application Server Software) and classified as problematic. This vulnerability affects an unknown functionality of the component Web UI. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is 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. As an impact it is known to affect integrity. CVE summarizes:

IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5, and 9.0 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: 236588.

The weakness was released 11/12/2022. The advisory is available at ibm.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2022-40750 since 09/16/2022. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 11/12/2022). This vulnerability is assigned to T1059.007 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at X-Force (236588). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at VDB-262709, VDB-263368, VDB-263868 and VDB-266134.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.4
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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
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Recommended: Upgrade
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09/16/2022 🔍
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Vendor: ibm.com

Advisory: ibm.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-40750 (🔍)
X-Force: 236588

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Created: 11/12/2022 04:53 AM
Changes: 11/12/2022 04:53 AM (51)
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