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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-2907

Original release date: 03/24/2010
Last revised: 03/25/2010


Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in SpringSource tc Server 6.0.20.B and earlier, Application Management Suite (AMS) before 2.0.0.SR4, Hyperic HQ Open Source before 4.2.x, Hyperic HQ 4.0 Enterprise before, and Hyperic HQ 4.1 Enterprise before allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the description field and unspecified "input fields."


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


Per: http://www.springsource.com/security/cve-2009-2907 'Mitigation: * Hyperic HQ Open Source users should upgrade to Hyperic HQ 4.2.x * Hyperic HQ 4.0 Enterprise users should upgrade to 4.2.x or * Hyperic HQ 4.1 Enterprise users should upgrade to 4.2.x or * Users of any earlier Enterprise version should upgrade to 4.2.x * AMS users should upgrade to 2.0.0.SR4 * tc Server users should upgrade to AMS 2.0.0.SR4 To protect against this issue until systems have been upgraded and/or patches have been applied, system administrators should ensure untrusted users do not have the necessary privileges to create alerts.'

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.springsource.com/security/cve-2009-2907
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 38913

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:springsource:tc_server:6.0.20:b and previous versions
* cpe:/a:springsource:application_management_suite:2.0.0:sr3 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:springsource:hyperic_hq:4.0.0 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:springsource:hyperic_hq:4.1.0 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:springsource:hyperic_hq:4.2:beta_1 and previous versions

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Technical Details

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