CVE-2008-1947

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Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Apache Tomcat 5.5.9 through 5.5.26 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.16 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the name parameter (aka the hostname attribute) to host-manager/html/add.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123376588623823&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=139344343412337&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=tomcat-user&m=121244319501278&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/30500

http://secunia.com/advisories/30592

http://secunia.com/advisories/30967

http://secunia.com/advisories/31639

http://secunia.com/advisories/31865

http://secunia.com/advisories/31891

http://secunia.com/advisories/32120

http://secunia.com/advisories/32222

http://secunia.com/advisories/32266

http://secunia.com/advisories/33797

http://secunia.com/advisories/33999

http://secunia.com/advisories/34013

http://secunia.com/advisories/37460

http://secunia.com/advisories/57126

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-401.htm

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1593

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:188

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0648.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0862.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0864.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492958/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29502

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020624

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0002.html

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1725

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2823

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0320

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0503

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42816

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11534

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6009

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00712.html

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00859.html

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00889.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-06-04

Updated: 2019-03-25

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (19 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89117VMware ESX / ESXi Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2009-0016) (remote check)NessusMisc.
critical
67733Oracle Linux 5 : tomcat (ELSA-2008-0648)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
60470Scientific Linux Security Update : tomcat on SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
47578Apache Tomcat < 6.0.18 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWeb Servers
medium
43842RHEL 4 : tomcat in Satellite Server (RHSA-2008:1007)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
43703CentOS 5 : tomcat5 (CESA-2008:0648)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
42870VMSA-2009-0016 : VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issues in third party components.NessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
medium
42178VMSA-2009-0002 : VirtualCenter Update 4 and ESX patch update Tomcat to version 5.5.27NessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
medium
41596SuSE 10 Security Update : Websphere Community Edition (ZYPP Patch Number 5850)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
40142openSUSE Security Update : tomcat6 (tomcat6-68)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
36926Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tomcat5 (MDVSA-2008:188)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium
34374Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2008-007)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
34227Fedora 8 : tomcat5-5.5.27-0jpp.2.fc8 (2008-8130)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
34226Fedora 9 : tomcat5-5.5.27-0jpp.2.fc9 (2008-8113)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
34185Fedora 9 : tomcat6-6.0.18-1.1.fc9 (2008-7977)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
34057RHEL 5 : tomcat (RHSA-2008:0648)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
4614Apache Tomcat 4.1.x < 4.1.39 / 5.5.x < 5.5.27 / 6.0.x < 6.0.18 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Servers
medium
33435openSUSE 10 Security Update : tomcat55 (tomcat55-5385)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
33174Debian DSA-1593-1 : tomcat5.5 - missing input sanitisingNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium