Cisco FireSIGHT System Software 6.0.1 Management Center Cookie cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in Cisco FireSIGHT System Software 6.0.1 and classified as critical. Affected by this issue is an unknown code of the component Management Center. The manipulation as part of a Cookie leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to 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. Impacted is confidentiality, and integrity. CVE summarizes:

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Management Center in Cisco FireSIGHT System Software 6.0.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted cookie, aka Bug ID CSCuw89094.

The weakness was shared 01/16/2016 as CSCuw89094 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2016-1294 since 01/04/2016. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. 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 07/03/2022). This vulnerability is assigned to T1059.007 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

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

The entry VDB-80293 is related to this item.







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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707

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Remote: Yes

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OpenVAS ID: 103403
OpenVAS Name: Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
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01/04/2016 🔍
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Advisory: CSCuw89094
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2016-1294 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1034690
Vulnerability Center: 55740 - [cisco-sa-20160115-fmc1] Cisco FireSIGHT Remote XSS Vulnerability in Management Center, Medium

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Created: 01/17/2016 01:09 PM
Updated: 07/03/2022 02:27 PM
Changes: 01/17/2016 01:09 PM (58), 07/05/2018 08:58 AM (11), 07/03/2022 02:27 PM (2)
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