Multiple vulnerabilities in Sophos UTM

Posted: November 20, 2012 in Vulnerabilities
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Vulnerabilities in Sophos

Vulnerability: Multiple vulnerabilities in Sophos UTM

Danger: High
Patch: Yes
Number of vulnerabilities: 2

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5671
Vector of  operation: Remote
Impact: Cross Site Scripting, system compromise

Affected products: Sophos UTM 9.x

Affected versions: Sophos UTM version to 9.004.


The vulnerability allows a remote user to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

1. More about the vulnerability you can see here:

2. The vulnerability is caused due to insufficient input validation in the login screen in “Last Webadmin Sessions”. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user’s browser session in context of an affected site.

Manufacturer URL:

Solution: Install the latest version 9.004 from the manufacturer.


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