Intrusion Prevention

Advantech.WebAccess.gUpdate.ASP.XSS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Advantech/BroadWin WebAccess.
The vulnerability is caused by a lack of sanitizing of the "ProjDesc" parameter that is passed to "gUpdate.asp". It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary script code via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

Advantech/BroadWin WebAccess before 7.0

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary script code on vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2012-0233