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VMSA-2009-0016.6: WebAccess Context Data Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability (CVE-2009-0783)

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VMSA-2009-0016.6: WebAccess Context Data Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability (CVE-2009-0783)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/05/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/02/2010
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18 permits web applications to replace an XML parser used for other web applications, which allows local users to read or modify the (1) web.xml, (2) context.xml, or (3) tld files of arbitrary web applications via a crafted application that is loaded earlier than the target application.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-esx35-upgrade-226117
  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-208167

References

  • vmware-esx35-upgrade-226117
  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-208167

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