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Apache Solr < 5.1 Multiple XSS



The remote web server contains a Java application that is affected by multiple persistent cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities.


Versions of Apache Solr prior to 5.1 are affected by two persistent cross-site scripting vulnerabilities. Specifically, these affect the Schema-Browser page and Analysis page due to a failure to sanitize field names used in queries before returning them to the user of the Solr administration panel. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary JavaScript within the context of a victim's browser, allowing the attacker to steal session information, log key strokes, and perform other malicious attacks.


Upgrade to Solr 5.1 or later.