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                         AUSCERT Security Bulletin

                               ASB-2009.1116
         IBM Lotus Connections  Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
                              29 October 2009

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:              IBM Lotus Connections
Operating System:     Windows
                      Linux variants
                      AIX
Impact/Access:        Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:           Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:            CVE-2009-3816  
Member content until: Saturday, November 28 2009

OVERVIEW

        IBM has released a fix for the IBM Lotus Connections to resolve a 
        cross site scripting (xss) vulnerability.


IMPACT

        IBM has provided the following information regarding this
        vulnerability:
        
        "It was determined that there could be a potential Cross Site Scripting
        vulnerability and therefore a fix has been issued." [1]


MITIGATION

        IBM has provided an interim fix to resolve this issue. [1]


REFERENCES

        [1] LO43637 Mobile: Mandatory iFix: XSS fixes for mobile Activities
            pages
            http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24024303

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If you believe that your computer system has been compromised or attacked in 
any way, we encourage you to let us know by completing the secure National IT 
Incident Reporting Form at:

        http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=3192

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