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DOM-Based XSS Vulnerability

Vulnerability Details
Severity High
CVE ID CVE-2023-29442
Affected software versions Version 16390 and below
Fixed Version Version 16362 to 16369
Version 16400 and above
Fixed On 06 March 2023


DOM-Based XSS Vulnerability while accessing the proxy.html file allows attacker to craft an url with malicious JavaScript payload. When clicking the crafted url, that is shared by an attacker, malicious JavaScript gets executed in the victim browser.


This vulnerability executes JavaScript in the victim's browser controlled by the attacker to carry out any of the actions that are applicable to the administrator users of Applications Manager.


Applications Manager version 16400 and above fixes this issue by removing the proxy.html file from the product since it is not required anymore.

Steps to update

Update your Applications Manager instance to the latest build using the service pack.

Source and Acknowledgements

Find out more about CVE-2023-29442 from CVE Directory and NIST NVD.

Reported by:

Rahul, ProjectDiscovery Security Research Team.

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