Sun Java Web Console helpwindow.jsp / masthead.jsp Multiple XSS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39590


The remote web application has multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.


The version of Sun Java Web Console running on the remote host has multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in 'helpwindow.jsp' and 'masthead.jsp'. A remote attacker could exploit these to trick a user into executing arbitrary HTML or script code in the context of the web server.


Apply the relevant patch referenced in the vendor's advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 39590

File Name: sun_java_web_console_helpwindow_xss.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: remote

Published: 2009/07/02

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 10815

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:sun:java_web_console

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2009/06/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/06/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2283

BID: 35513

Secunia: 35597

CWE: 79