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Security Bulletin: IBM Content Navigator Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

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IBM Content Navigator is vulnerable to cross-site scripting

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1331
IBM Content Navigator 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

IBM Content Navigator -
IBM Content Navigator 3.0.0



VRMFRemediation/First Fix
IBM Content Navigator2.0.3.8Contact customer support center for the fix and instructions
IBM Content Navigator3.0.1For IBM Content Navigator 3.0.0, IBM recommends upgrading to version 3.0.1 of the product.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Dominique Righetto (Excellium CSIRT).

Change History

14 July 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:
17 June 2018