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Security Bulletin: Cross-site scripting vulnerability in IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere (CVE-2018-1795)

Security Bulletin


IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting vulnerability

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1795
DESCRIPTION: IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere Enterprise is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVSS Base Score: 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

  • IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere V10.0


The recommended solution is to apply the interim fix containing APAR JR59922 as soon as practical:

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

02 October 2018: Original Version Published

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Internal Use Only

Advisory ID    13127
Product Record ID    120657

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Document Information

Modified date:
02 October 2018