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Security Bulletin: Daeja ViewONE Professional, Standard & Virtual components do not set a character set or nosniff headers

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Responses from ViewONE server-side components include a mime-type without a character set and no X-Content-Type-Options=nosniff header.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1209
IBM Daeja ViewONE Professional, Standard & Virtual 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: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Product Name

Affected Versions
Daeja ViewONE Virtual5.0.0
Daeja ViewONE Professional, Standard & Virtual4.1.5


Customer should apply the version of ViewONE that contains the fixes.

Remediation / First Fix
Daeja ViewONE Virtual5.0.0NAUse IBM Daeja ViewONE Virtual iFix001
Daeja ViewONE Professional, Standard & Virtual4.1.5NAUse IBM Daeja ViewONE iFix022

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

18 October, 2017: Original Version Published

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.


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Document Information

Modified date:
28 January 2021