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Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

CVE-2018-0046

Severity Medium
Score 6.1/10

Summary

A reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability in OpenNMS included with Juniper Networks Junos Space may allow the stealing of sensitive information or session credentials from Junos Space administrators or perform administrative actions. This issue affects Juniper Networks Junos Space versions prior to 18.2R1.

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  • NETWORK
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  • CHANGED
  • REQUIRED
  • NONE
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  • NONE

CWE-79 - Cross Site Scripting

Cross-Site Scripting, commonly referred to as XSS, is the most dominant class of vulnerabilities. It allows an attacker to inject malicious code into a pregnable web application and victimize its users. The exploitation of such a weakness can cause severe issues such as account takeover, and sensitive data exfiltration. Because of the prevalence of XSS vulnerabilities and their high rate of exploitation, it has remained in the OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities for years.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published