Mission and Overview
NVD is the U.S. government repository of standards based vulnerability management data. This data enables automation of vulnerability management, security measurement, and compliance (e.g. FISMA).
Resource Status
NVD contains:

Last updated: 11/26/2014 10:02:35 AM

CVE Publication rate: 18.1

Email List

NVD provides four mailing lists to the public. For information and subscription instructions please visit NVD Mailing Lists

Workload Index
Vulnerability Workload Index: 7.88
About Us
NVD is a product of the NIST Computer Security Division and is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security's National Cyber Security Division. It supports the U.S. government multi-agency (OSD, DHS, NSA, DISA, and NIST) Information Security Automation Program. It is the U.S. government content repository for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP).

National Cyber Awareness System

Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3386

Original release date: 08/14/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Host Manager Servlet for Apache Tomcat 6.0.0 to 6.0.13 and 5.5.0 to 5.5.24 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTML and web script via crafted requests, as demonstrated using the aliases parameter to an html/add action.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

External Source: XF
Name: tomcat-hostmanager-alias-xss(36001)
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1447
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27037
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=197540
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:241
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070814 CVE-2007-3386: XSS in Host Manager
Type: Patch Information
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071447
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28317
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26465
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10077
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0871
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090124 CA20090123-01: Cohesion Tomcat Multiple Vulnerabilities
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33668
External Source: JVN
Name: JVN#59851336
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3386
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3010
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26898
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27727
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 36417
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090127 CA20090123-01: Cohesion Tomcat Multiple Vulnerabilities (Updated - v1.1)
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071472
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://community.ca.com/blogs/casecurityresponseblog/archive/2009/01/23.aspx
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:004
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0233
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2880
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-3456
External Source: BID
Name: 25314
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27267
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3527
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018558

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10077
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)