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CVE-2008-1947 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Apache Tomcat 5.5.9 through 5.5.26 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.16 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the name parameter (aka the hostname attribute) to host-manager/html/add.

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://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123376588623823&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=139344343412337&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=tomcat-user&m=121244319501278&w=2
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-401.htm
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1593
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:188
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0648.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0862.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0864.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492958/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29502
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020624
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0002.html
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1725
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2823
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0320
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0503
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42816
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/06cfb634bc7bf37af7d8f760f118018746ad8efbd519c4b789ac9c2e@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/8dcaf7c3894d66cb717646ea1504ea6e300021c85bb4e677dc16b1aa@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11534
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6009
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00712.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00859.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00889.html

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:apache:tomcat:5.5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1947
NVD Published Date:
06/04/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/25/2019