Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5030


The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The remote host is running the Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server earlier than 2.1 Patch02. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- There are multiple input validation flaws that could lead to cross-site scripting attacks.

- A local denial of service vulnerability in the HTTP engine.


Sun has release a fix for this version of their server. Apply the referenced patches.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5030

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2018/07/11

Dependencies: 5029, 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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


Base Score: 4.8

Temporal Score: 4.5


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:glassfish_server

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1553

BID: 34914, 35217