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CVE-2016-4003 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the URLDecoder function in JRE before 1.8, as used in Apache Struts 2.x before 2.3.28, when using a single byte page encoding, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via multi-byte characters in a url-encoded parameter.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://struts.apache.org/docs/s2-028.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/86311 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035268 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WW-4507 Vendor Advisory

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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
2.0.0
Up to (including)
2.3.24.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-4003
NVD Published Date:
04/12/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/23/2018