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Apache Tomcat 7.0.x < 7.0.5 Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Medium

Synopsis

The remote web server is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description

Versions of Tomcat 7.0.x earlier than 7.0.5 are potentially affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability because the application uses the user supplied parameters 'sort' and 'orderBy' directly wihtout filtering.

Solution

Upgrade to Apache Tomcat 7.0.5 or later.