Google Search Appliance vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Google Search Appliance provided by Google contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Google Search Appliance from Google is a product that provides searching services for an intranet service or a website. Google Search Appliance contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Yosuke HASEGAWA of NetAgent Co.,Ltd. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 4.3 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

  • Google Search Appliance versions prior to 5.0


An arbitrary script may executed on the user's web browser.

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Vendor Information

CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Cross-site Scripting(CWE-79) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2011-1339

  1. JVN : JVN#86220950
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2011-1339
Revision History

  • [2011/07/15]
      Web page published