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PR06-03b: F5 Firepass 1000 SSL VPN version 5.5 vulnerable to Cross-Site Scripting
From: research () procheckup com
Date: 17 Oct 2006 15:34:53 -0000
The F5 FirePass 1000 SSL VPN application version 5.5, and possibly earlier versions, is vulnerable to Cross-Site
This advisory has been published following consultation with UK NISCC <http://www.niscc.gov.uk>
The updated version of this advisory can be found on the following link http://www.procheckup.com/Vulner_PR0603b.php
Date Found: 23rd January 2006
Date Public: 27th September 2006
Vulnerable: Version 5.5 and possibly previous versions.
Authors: Richard Brain [richard.brain [at] procheckup.com]
CVE Candidate: Not assigned
The F5 FirePass 1000 SSL VPN appliance is vulnerable to Cross-Site Scripting within the sid" field of the
An attacker may be able to cause the execution of malicious script code in the browser of a user who clicks on a link
to the F5 FirePass SSL VPN appliance. This type of attack can result in the defacement of a site, or the redirection of
confidential information to unauthorised third
This report was investigated by F5 under the following support ticket CR64237.
This flaw has been fixed in version 6.0 of FirePass, and will be fixed in the 5.52 version of FirePass.
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