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Apache Tomcat Host Manager Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

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Apache Tomcat Host Manager Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
06/04/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/18/2008
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Some versions of Apache Tomcat fail to properly sanitize the the hostname parameter, "name". This could allow cross-site scripting attacks by injecting arbitrary web script or HTML via the 'name' parameter.

Solution(s)

  • tomcat-5x-upgrade-5_5_27
  • tomcat-6x-upgrade-6_0_17

References

  • tomcat-5x-upgrade-5_5_27
  • tomcat-6x-upgrade-6_0_17

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