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CVE-2006-2431 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the 500 Internal Server Error page on the SOAP port (8880/tcp) in IBM WebSphere Application Server 5.0.2 and earlier, 5.1.x before 5.1.1.12, and 6.0.2 up to 6.0.2.7, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URI, which is contained in a FAULTACTOR element on this page. NOTE: some sources have reported the element as "faultfactor," but this is likely erroneous.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-05/0175.html Patch
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/910
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017170
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2006-November/001112.html
http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/re-20061031-00727.pdf?lang=en
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/450704/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21018
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1736 Vendor Advisory
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=0&dc=DB550&q1=PK16492&uid=swg1PK22416&loc=en_US&cs=utf-8&lang= Patch
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg24012064 Patch
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg24012163 Patch
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=PK16602&apar=only Patch
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=PK26181&apar=only
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30055

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE-79)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:5.1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_application_server:6.0.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2431
NVD Published Date:
05/17/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018