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Top Five Web Application Vulnerabilities 9/13/2010 - 10/3/2010

1) Microsoft IIS Request Header Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

 

Microsoft IIS is susceptible to a remote Buffer Overflow vulnerability. Specially crafted HTTP requests can be leveraged to remotely execute code and in some instances to take complete control of affected systems. Updates which resolve this issue are available. Contact the vendor for additional information.

 

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43138

 

2) IBM FileNet Application Engine Open Redirection and Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

 

IBM FileNet Application Engine is susceptible to Open Redirection and Cross-Site Scripting vulnerabilities.  An attacker can leverage these issues to conduct spoofing and phishing attacks, and to execute script code in the browsers of unsuspecting users in context of the affected application, possibly leading to theft of authentication credentials. Updates which resolve these issues are available. Contact the vendor for more details.

 

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43272

 

3) HP System Management Homepage Multiple Vulnerabilities

 

HP Systems Management Homepage is susceptible to multiple vulnerabilities including Cross-Site Scripting, Information Disclosure, URI Redirection, and HTTP Response Splitting. These vulnerabilities can aid in phishing attacks, be exploited to execute code in the browser of an unsuspecting user and steal cookie-based authentication credentials, influence or misrepresent how web content is served, cached, or interpreted, or used to access sensitive information without the proper credentials. Updates which resolve these vulnerabilities are available. Contact the vendor for further details.

 

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43208
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43269
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43334
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43462
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43463

 

4) RSA Authentication Agent for Web Directory Traversal Vulnerability

 

RSA Authentication Agent for Web is susceptible to a Directory Traversal vulnerability.  An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to access arbitrary data, possibly leading to more damaging attacks. Updates which resolve this issue are available. Contact the vendor for additional information.

 

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43406

 

5) Mantis Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

 

Mantis is susceptible to multiple instances of Cross-Site Scripting.  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 resolve these issues are available. Contact the vendor for more information.

 

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43604

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