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)
RSA NetWitness Informer versions prior 184.108.40.206
RSA NetWitness Informer web interface is susceptible to vulnerabilities that could be potentially exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected systems.
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.
It is recommended that the Informer patch (v220.127.116.11) is downloaded from SCOL and installed as soon as possible.
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