CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 17, 2024
Updated: Feb 2, 2024


CVE-2024-20270 is a vulnerability in the web-based management interface of Cisco BroadWorks Application Delivery Platform and Cisco BroadWorks Xtended Services Platform. It allows an authenticated, remote attacker to conduct a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against a user of the interface. This vulnerability is caused by the interface not properly validating user-supplied input. To exploit it, an attacker would need to persuade a user of the interface to click on a crafted link. Successful exploitation could result in the execution of arbitrary script code in the context of the affected interface or access to sensitive browser-based information. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and a base severity rating of MEDIUM according to

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