New VMSA-2016-0008 VMware vRealize Log Insight addresses important and moderate security issues

VMware Security Advisory
Advisory ID: VMSA-2016-0008
Synopsis: VMware vRealize Log Insight addresses important and moderate security issues.
Issue date: 2016-06-09
Updated on: 2016-06-09
CVE numbers: CVE-2016-2081, CVE-2016-2082
1. Summary
VMware vRealize Log Insight addresses important and moderate security issues.
2. Relevant Releases
VMware vRealize Log Insight prior to 3.3.2
3. Problem Description
a. Important stored cross-site scripting issue in VMware vRealize Log Insight

VMware vRealize Log Insight contains a vulnerability that may allow for a stored cross-site scripting attack. Exploitation of this issue may lead to the hijack of an authenticated user’s session.

VMware would like to thank Lukasz Plonka for reporting this issue to us.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2016-2081 to this issue.

Column 4 of the following table lists the action required to remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is available.

VMware Product Product Version Running on Replace with/Apply Patch
VMware vRealize Log Insight 3.x Virtual Appliance 3.3.2
VMware vRealize Log Insight 2.x Virtual Appliance 3.3.2

b. Moderate cross-site request forgery issue in VMware vRealize Log Insight

VMware vRealize Log Insight contains a vulnerability that may allow for a cross-site request forgery attack. Exploitation of this issue may lead to an attacker replacing trusted content in the Log Insight UI without the user’s authorization.

VMware would like to thank Lukasz Plonka for reporting this issue to us.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2016-2082 to this issue.

Column 4 of the following table lists the action required to remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is available.

VMware Product Product Version Running on Replace with/Apply Patch
VMware vRealize Log Insight 3.x Virtual Appliance 3.3.2
VMware vRealize Log Insight 2.x Virtual Appliance 3.3.2
4. Solution

Please review the patch/release notes for your product and version and verify the checksum of your downloaded file.

VMware vRealize Log Insight 3.3.2
Downloads and Documentation:
Download VMware vRealize Log Insight

6. Change log
2016-06-09 VMSA-2016-0008 Initial security advisory in conjunction with the release of VMware vRealize Log Insight 3.3.2 on 2016-06-09.

Created on June 9, 2016 by Rick Scherer

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