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HPSBGN02950 rev.1 - HP Autonomy Ultraseek, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c04041082

Version: 1

HPSBGN02950 rev.1 - HP Autonomy Ultraseek, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2013-12-19

Last Updated: 2013-12-19


Potential Security Impact: Cross-site scripting (XSS)

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP Autonomy Ultraseek. The vulnerability could be exploited as cross-site scripting (XSS).

References: CVE-2013-6196 (JVN#69700259, JPCERT#98705015, SSRT101354)

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP Autonomy Ultraseek v5

BACKGROUND

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CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference
Base Vector
Base Score
CVE-2013-6196
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:M/C:N/I:P/A:N)
2.8

Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

RESOLUTION

The vulnerability is resolved in HP Autonomy Ultraseek v6 and greater.

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 19 December 2013 Initial release

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3P = 3rd Party Software
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HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
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MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
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