CVE ID: CVE-2013-1171
Release Date: 2013 April 1 14:23 UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 April 1 14:23 UTC (GMT)
SummaryCisco Connected Grid Network Management System (CG-NMS) is susceptible to cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the element list component. XSS attacks use obfuscation by encoding tags or malicious portions of the script using the Unicode method so that the link or HTML content is disguised to the end user browsing to the site. The origins of XSS attacks are difficult to identify using traceback methods because the vulnerable server is used to inject the malicious code to the users' browsers, thus concealing the identity of the malicious user.
For additional information on cross-site scripting attacks and the methods used to exploit these vulnerabilities, please refer to the Cisco Applied Mitigation Bulletin ''Understanding Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Threat Vectors'', which is available at the following link:
|Cisco Connected Grid Network Management System (CG-NMS)||CSCue14517, CSCue38914, CSCue38884, CSCue38882, CSCue38881, CSCue38872, CSCue38868, CSCue38866, CSCue38853, CSCue14540||4.3/3.7|
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