Hitachi Vantara Pentaho Business Analytics Server - does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralize user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. (CWE-79)
Hitachi Vantara Pentaho Business Analytics Server versions before 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124, including 8.3.x are impacted.
Hitachi Vantara Pentaho Business Analytics Server prior to versions 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52, including 8.3.x allow a malicious URL to inject content into the Pentaho User Console through session variables.
Once the malicious script is injected, the attacker can perform a variety of malicious activities. The attacker could transfer private information, such as cookies that may include session information, from the victim's machine to the attacker. The attacker could send malicious requests to a web site on behalf of the victim, which could be especially dangerous to the site if the victim has administrator privileges to manage that site.
We recommend you upgrade to the latest Hitachi Vantara Pentaho version 9.4 release with Service Pack 184.108.40.206 or later. For version 9.3 we recommend updating to Service Packs 220.127.116.11 or above where this vulnerability is addressed.
Please review the Pentaho End-of-Life policy to ensure you are up to date.
This issue is logged under JIRA PPP-4767