A vulnerability in the HTTP web-based management interface of Cisco FireSIGHT System Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against a user of the web interface of an affected system.

The vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation of a user-supplied value in the Device Management user interface (UI).

An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by persuading a user to click a specific link.

Cisco has not released software updates that address this vulnerability.

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

This advisory is available at the following link: http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20160302-FireSIGHT
A vulnerability in the HTTP web-based management interface of Cisco FireSIGHT System Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against a user of the web interface of an affected system.

The vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation of a user-supplied value in the Device Management user interface (UI).

An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by persuading a user to click a specific link.

Cisco has not released software updates that address this vulnerability.

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

This advisory is available at the following link: http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20160302-FireSIGHT

Security Impact Rating: Medium

CVE: CVE-2016-1355