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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-4172

Original release date: 11/26/2010
Last revised: 03/16/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the Manager application in Apache Tomcat 6.0.12 through 6.0.29 and 7.0.0 through 7.0.4 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) orderBy or (2) sort parameter to sessionsList.jsp, or unspecified input to (3) sessionDetail.jsp or (4) java/org/apache/catalina/manager/JspHelper.java, related to use of untrusted web applications.

Impact

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

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5002
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1024764
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=656246
External Source: XF
Name: tomcat-sessionlist-xss(63422)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:0896
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 45022
External Source: BID
Name: 45015
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 57126
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1037778
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1048-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43019
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42337
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0203
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20101122 [SECURITY] CVE-2010-4172: Apache Tomcat Manager application XSS vulnerability
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1037779
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3047
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:0791
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20101122 [SECURITY] CVE-2010-4172: Apache Tomcat Manager application XSS vulnerability
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02955
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5098550.html
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2011-10-12-3
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:0897

Technical Details

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