A vulnerability has been reported in Juniper NetScreen ScreenOS, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct script insertion attacks.
Input passed via the user name to the web interface login page or via the telnet login is not properly sanitised before being used. This can be exploited to insert arbitrary HTML and script code, which will be executed in another user's browser session in context of the web interface when the event logs are viewed.
The vulnerability is reported in version 5.4.0r9.0 and reportedly also affects versions prior to 6.0r6 and 6.1r2.
Solution: Update to version 5.4r10, 6.0r6, or 6.1r2.
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