PT-2013-82: Cross-Site Scripting in Siemens SIMATIC S7-1500 CPU PLC
Siemens SIMATIC S7-1500 CPU PLC
Version: 1.1.x and earlier
Severity level: Medium
Impact: Cross-Site Scripting
Access Vector: Remote
Base Score: 4.3
Siemens SIMATIC S7-1500 - controllers featuring high efficiency in data processing, integrated technological functions of Motion Control, PID control and the use of high-speed counters..
The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Siemens SIMATIC S7-1500 CPU PLC.
The integrated web server (port 80/tcp and port 443/tcp) of the affected device might be vulnerable to Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.
How to fix
Update your firmware up to the latest version
05.08.2013 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
12.03.2014 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
25.03.2014 - Public disclosure
The vulnerability was detected by Dmitry Serebryannikov, Ilya Karpov, and Alexey Osipov, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)
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