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CVE-2008-2025 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Apache Struts before 1.2.9-162.31.1 on SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) 11, before 1.2.9-108.2 on SUSE openSUSE 10.3, before 1.2.9-198.2 on SUSE openSUSE 11.0, and before 1.2.9-162.163.2 on SUSE openSUSE 11.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors related to "insufficient quoting of parameters."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/20/2009)

This is not a security flaw in Struts. Struts has never guaranteed to perform filtering of the untrusted user inputs used as html tag attributes names or values. If user inputs need to be used as part of the tag attributes, the JSP page needs to perform filtering explicitly. For further details, see: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-2025

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Hyperlink Resource
http://download.opensuse.org/update/10.3-test/repodata/patch-struts-5872.xml Patch
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00003.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-2025.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=385273
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2008-2025

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:1.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:struts:1.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:11:-:enterprise:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2025
NVD Published Date:
04/09/2009
NVD Last Modified:
04/18/2009