Issued: February 23, 2010
CA's support is alerting customers to a security risk with CA eHealth Performance Manager. A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists that can allow a remote attacker to potentially gain sensitive information. CA has provided guidance to remediate the vulnerability.
The vulnerability, CVE-2010-0640, is due to insufficient validation of certain characters in web interface requests. An attacker, who can have an unsuspecting user follow a malicious URL, can conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
CA eHealth Performance Manager 6.0.x
CA eHealth Performance Manager 6.1.x
CA eHealth Performance Manager 6.2.x
How to determine if the installation is affected
See the Solution section to determine if the "Scan user input for potentially malicious HTML content" configuration setting is enabled.
To remediate the vulnerability, enable the "Scan user input for potentially malicious HTML content" configuration setting as follows:
CVE-2010-0640 - eHealth Performance Manager XSS
CVE-2010-0640 - Tony Fogarty DNV IT Global Services
Version 1.0: Initial Release
If additional information is required, please contact CA Support at https://support.ca.com.
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