ESB-2017.2939 - [Win][RedHat] CA Identity Governance: Cross-site scripting - Existing account 2017-11-16

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              Cross-Site Scripting in CA Identity Governance
                             16 November 2017


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           CA Identity Governance
Publisher:         CA Technologies
Operating System:  Windows
                   Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6
                   Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7
Impact/Access:     Cross-site Scripting           -- Existing Account
                   Provide Misleading Information -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-9394  

Original Bulletin:

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CA20171114-01: Security Notice for CA Identity Governance

Issued: November 14, 2017
Last Updated: November 14, 2017

CA Technologies support is alerting customers to a potential risk with CA
Identity Governance. A vulnerability exists that can potentially allow a
malicious actor to conduct cross-site scripting attacks. CA published a
solution to resolve the issue.

The vulnerability, CVE-2017-9394, occurs due to insufficient input validation
that can result in a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability. The
vulnerability can allow an authenticated remote attacker to display HTML or
execute script in the context of another user.

Risk Rating


All Server Environments where CA Identity Governance can be deployed. Please
refer to the Platform Support Matrix in the product documentation at https//

Affected Products

CA Identity Governance 12.6

Note: CA Identity Governance (formerly GovernanceMinder) releases prior to 12.6
are no longer supported.

Unaffected Products

CA Identity Governance 14.0, 14.1

How to determine if the installation is affected

Use the web interface to determine the version and check the version against
the affected products list.


CA Identity Governance 12.6.5:
Update to CA Identity Governance 12.6.5 CR1 CP3 RS98844

CA Identity Governance releases previous to 12.6.5:
Open a support ticket to request a hotfix


CVE-2017-9394 - CA Identity Governance stored XSS


CVE-2017-9394 - Jake Miller of Blue Canopy - A Jacobs company

Change History

Version 1.0: Initial Release

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