SnipSnap < 1.0b1 POST Request HTTP Response Splitting
Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2289
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to an HTTP 'response splitting' vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host seems to be running SnipSnap, a weblog application implemented in Java. It is reported that versions of SnipSnap prior 1.0.0b1 are prone to a HTTP response splitting vulnerability. An attacker may influence how the website is served, cached and interpreted by the means of a malformed link to the web site that would alter the server HTTP headers.
SolutionUpgrade to SnipSnap 1.0b1 or higher.