Top Five Web Application Vulnerabilities 1/11/10 - 1/24/10

1) HP Power Manager 'formExportDataLogs' Directory Traversal Remote Code Execution Vulnerability


HP Power Manager is susceptible to a remote Directory Traversal vulnerability that could give an attacker the means to overwrite arbitrary files and execute arbitrary code with system level privileges. Successful exploitation could lead to a complete system compromise. Updates which address this issue have been released. Contact the vendor for further information.


http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37873


2) SAP BusinessObjects Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities


SAP BusinessObjects is susceptible to multiple vulnerabilities including Cross-Site Scripting, remote URI-redirection, and information-disclosure. These can be exploited to execute code in the browser of an unsuspecting user, steal cookie-based authentication credentials, perform phishing attacks, and access sensitive information. Updates which address these issues have been released. Contact the vendor for more details.


http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37900


3) IBM Lotus Web Content Management Login Page Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability


IBM Lotus Web Content Management is susceptible to a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability. An attacker can leverage these issues to execute script code in the browsers of unsuspecting users in context of the affected application, possibly leading to theft of authentication credentials and other attacks. Updates which address this issue have been released. Contact the vendor for additional information.


http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37825


4) Sun Java System Web Server WebDAV Format String Vulnerability


Sun Java System Web Server is susceptible to a format-string vulnerability because it does not properly sanitize user-supplied input. Successful exploitation can give an attacker the means to execute arbitrary code within the context of the affected application. Failed attempts would likely result in a DoS condition. Updates which address this issue have not yet been released. Contact the vendor for additional information.


http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37910


5) phpMyAdmin 'unserialize()' Remote Code Execution Vulnerability


phpMyAdmin is susceptible to a Remote Code execution vulnerability. Attackers can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code in context of the web server process and possibly gain  unauthorized access to the application or otherwise escalate their privileges. Additional attacks are likely possible. Updates which address this issue have been released. Contact the vendor for more details.


http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37861

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| ‎02-16-2010 10:36 AM

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