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The remote web server contains a JSP application that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.
The remote host is running Sun Java System Web Server, a Java
application for user provisioning and identity auditing in enterprise
The version of Sun Java System Web Server installed on the remote host
fails to sanitize user-supplied input to its Search module before
using it to generate dynamic content. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker may be able to leverage this issue to inject arbitrary HTML
or script code into a user's browser to be executed within the
security context of the affected site.
See also :
Either edit the default search web application file named 'index.jsp',
which is located at '<WS-install>/lib/webapps/search/index.jsp' to
remove the line containing the text 'out.println(s)
' or apply the
appropriate patch as described in the vendor advisory above.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: CGI abuses : XSS
Nessus Plugin ID: 32136 ()
Bugtraq ID: 29087
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2166
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