Intrusion Prevention

AlienVault.OSSIM.Conf.Reload.XSS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in AlienVault OSSIM.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of user supplied data in the application. A remote attacker can exploit this by tricking an unsuspecting user into visiting a malicious webpage and execute arbitrary script code within the context of the target user's browser.

Affected Products

AlienVault OSSIM 5.2 and older versions
AlienVault USM 5.2 and older versions

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary script code within the context of the target user's browser

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://www.alienvault.com/

CVE References

CVE-2016-6913