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Security Bulletin: Cross-site scripting in Oauth (CVE-2013-6738)

Security Bulletin


Cross-site scripting in Oauth

Vulnerability Details

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6738

OAuth /authorize endpoint will return an invalid query param in the response. This allows a script to be injected in the response.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Any customer using version 1.1 should call IBM Support for guidance.

Affected Products and Versions

IBM SmartCloud Analytics LogAnalysis v1.1 and v1.2


IBM SmartCloud Analytics LogAnalysis APAR ID - IV57425

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

02 April 2014: Original Version Published

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2018