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CVE-2012-5050 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the server in VMware vCenter Operations (aka vCOps) before 5.0.x allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/05/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-10/0069.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027612
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0014.html Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/79044

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-5050
NVD Published Date:
10/05/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017