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Category:   Device (Embedded Server/Appliance)  >   Cisco Identity Services Engine Vendors:   Cisco
Cisco Identity Services Engine Input Validation Flaw Lets Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037417
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1037417
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-9214   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 9 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Cisco Identity Services Engine. A remote user can conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

The interface does not properly filter HTML code from user-supplied input in HTTP GET and POST methods before displaying the input. A remote user can cause arbitrary scripting code to be executed by the target user's browser. The code will originate from the Cisco Identity Services Engine interface and will run in the security context of that site. As a result, the code will be able to access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the site, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the site, or take actions on the site acting as the target user.

The vendor has assigned bug IDs CSCvb86332 and CSCvb86760 to this vulnerability.

Spyridon Chatzimichail of OTE Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A. reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the Cisco Identity Services Engine interface, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the interface, or take actions on the interface acting as the target user.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The vendor advisory is available at:

https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20161207-ise1

Vendor URL:  tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20161207-ise1 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error

Message History:   None.


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