Juniper Networks IDP ACM vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Juniper Networks IDP ACM (Appliance Configuration Manager) contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Juniper Networks IDP ACM provides a web interface for changing configurations in the IDP. The ACM contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Taketo Ikeuchi of Hitachi Solutions, 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

Juniper Networks, Inc.
  • Juniper Networks IDP versions prior to 4.1r3
  • Juniper Networks IDP versions prior to 4.2r1


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

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Vendor Information

Juniper Networks, Inc.
CWE (What is CWE?)

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

  1. CVE-2009-5086

  1. JVN : JVN#44642341
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2009-5086
Revision History

  • [2011/09/02]
      Web page published