CVE-2016-2078

Properties

Published:
07.06.2016
Updated:
16.06.2016
Patch available:
Severity:
Medium
CVSS vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Product:
vmware: vcenter_server
vmware: vcenter_server
vmware: vcenter_server
vmware: vcenter_server

Vulnerability description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Web Client in VMware vCenter Server 5.1 before update 3d, 5.5 before update 3d, and 6.0 before update 2 on Windows allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the flashvars parameter.

References:

CONFIRM: http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2016-0006.html
SECTRACK: http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035961
BUGTRAQ: http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/538484/100/0/threaded
MISC: http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/137189/VMWare-vSphere-Web-Client-6.0-Cross-Site-Scripting.html
MISC: http://hyp3rlinx.altervista.org/advisories/VMWARE-VSPHERE-FLASH-XSS.txt