RSA NetWitness Informer Cross-Site Request Forgery & Clickjacking

Credit: EMC
Risk: Low
Local: No
Remote: Yes
CWE: CWE-352

ESA-2012-052: RSA NetWitness Informer Cross-Site Request Forgery and Click-jacking Vulnerabilities EMC Identifier: ESA-2012-052 CVE Identifier: CVE-2012-4608 CVE Identifier: CVE-2012-4609 Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6. 8 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) Affected Products: RSA NetWitness Informer versions prior Vulnerability Summary: RSA NetWitness Informer web interface is susceptible to vulnerabilities that could be potentially exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected systems. Vulnerability Details: RSA NetWitness Informer web interface is susceptible to cross-site request forgery (CVE-2012-4608) and click-jacking (CVE-2012-4609) vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities could be potentially exploited by malicious people by tricking an authenticated user to click on specially-crafted links. This may lead to execution of malicious html requests or scripts in the context of the authenticated user. Problem Resolution: It is recommended that the Informer patch (v2.0.5.6) is downloaded from SCOL and installed as soon as possible. Severity Rating: For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to the Knowledge Base Article, Security Advisories Severity Rating at RSA recommends all customers take into account both the base score and any relevant temporal and environmental scores which may impact the potential severity associated with particular security vulnerability. Obtaining Documentation: To obtain RSA documentation, log on to RSA SecurCare Online at and click Products in the top navigation menu. Select the specific product whose documentation you want to obtain. Scroll to the section for the product version that you want and click the set link. Obtaining More Information: For more information about RSA SecurID, visit the RSA web site at Getting Support and Service: For customers with current maintenance contracts, contact your local RSA Customer Support center with any additional questions regarding this RSA SecurCare Note. For contact telephone numbers or e-mail addresses, log on to RSA SecurCare Online at, click Help & Contact, and then click the Contact Us - Phone tab or the Contact Us - Email tab. General Customer Support Information: RSA SecurCare Online: EOPS Policy: RSA has a defined End of Primary Support policy associated with all major versions. Please refer to the link below for additional details. SecurCare Online Security Advisories RSA, The Security Division of EMC, distributes SCOL Security Advisories in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected RSA products important security information. RSA recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. RSA disclaim all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event shall RSA or its suppliers be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if RSA or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages so the foregoing limitation may not apply. About RSA SecurCare Notes & Security Advisories Subscription RSA SecurCare Notes & Security Advisories are targeted e-mail messages that RSA sends you based on the RSA product family you currently use. If youd like to stop receiving RSA SecurCare Notes & Security Advisories, or if youd like to change which RSA product family Notes & Security Advisories you currently receive, log on to RSA SecurCare Online at Following the instructions on the page, remove the check mark next to the RSA product family whose Notes & Security Advisories you no longer want to receive. Click the Submit button to save your selection. EMC Product Security Response Center Security_Alert@EMC.COM


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