CVE-2016-8608

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2016-11-28
CWE:
CWE-79
Bugzilla:
1386806: CVE-2016-8608 Stored XSS in business process editor
JBoss BRMS 6 and BPM Suite 6 are vulnerable to a stored XSS via business process editor. The flaw is due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2016-5398. Remote, authenticated attackers that have privileges to create business processes can store scripts in them, which are not properly sanitized before showing to other users, including admins.

Find out more about CVE-2016-8608 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 5.4
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction Required
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss BRMS 6.3 RHSA-2016:2823 2016-11-28
Red Hat JBoss BPMS 6.3 RHSA-2016:2822 2016-11-28

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Kirill Gaevskii (Red Hat).
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