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CVE-2012-1842 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in checkQKMProg.htm on the Quantum Scalar i500 tape library with firmware before i7.0.3 (604G.GS00100), also distributed as the Dell ML6000 tape library with firmware before A20-00 (590G.GS00100), allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/22/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1842
Original release date:
03/22/2012
Last revised:
01/09/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
3.5 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Quantum Corporation (06/13/2012)

An authentication is required to exploit this issue. The vulnerability has never been exploited. However to make sure our customers are protected, all newly shipped versions of the product contain the update that fixes this issue. An official firmware release that fixes the vulnerability is also available for all existing customers. The customer data stored on tape cannot be exploited by this vulnerability.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://osvdb.org/80225 External Source OSVDB 80225
http://secunia.com/advisories/48403 External Source SECUNIA 48403
http://secunia.com/advisories/48453 External Source SECUNIA 48453
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/913483 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#913483
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MAPG-8NNKN8 US Government Resource External Source MISC http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MAPG-8NNKN8
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MAPG-8NVRPY US Government Resource External Source MISC http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MAPG-8NVRPY

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

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