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Cisco IOS CDP Status Page Script Insertion Vulnerability

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Release Date:  2006-01-18    Views:  13,422

Secunia Advisory SA18528

Where:

From local network

Impact:

Cross Site Scripting

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

Operating System:

CVE Reference(s):

No CVE references.

Description


Digitalmunitions.com has reported a vulnerability in Cisco IOS, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct script insertion attacks.

The vulnerability is caused due to missing sanitisation of data received in CDP (Cisco Discovery Protocol) packets before displaying them in the CDP status page. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and JavaScript code in an Administrator's browser session in the context of the web administration interface when the status page is viewed.

The vulnerability is related to:
SA17780

The vulnerability has been reported in IOS 11.2(8.11)SA6. Other network devices running IOS 11 with the web administration server package installed may also be affected.


Solution:
Update to Cisco IOS 12.

Further details available to Secunia VIM customers

Provided and/or discovered by:
Digitalmunitions.com

Original Advisory:
CISCO:
http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/cisco-sa-20051201-http.shtml

iDEFENSE:
http://www.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=372

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

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