FreeBSD : tomcat -- XSS vulnerability (553ec4ed-38d6-11e0-94b1-000c29ba66d2)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

The Tomcat security team reports :

The HTML Manager interface displayed web application provided data,
such as display names, without filtering. A malicious web application
could trigger script execution by an administrative user when viewing
the manager pages.

See also :

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_5.5.32
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_6.0.30
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_7.0.6
http://www.nessus.org/u?1342be54

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51991 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0013

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