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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-1904

Original release date: 03/20/2014
Last revised: 07/29/2015


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in web/servlet/tags/form/FormTag.java in Spring MVC in Spring Framework 3.0.0 before 3.2.8 and 4.0.0 before 4.0.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the requested URI in a default action.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20140311 CVE-2014-1904 XSS when using Spring MVC
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.gopivotal.com/security/cve-2014-1904
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2014:0400
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://jira.springsource.org/browse/SPR-11426
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/spring-projects/spring-framework/commit/741b4b229ae032bd17175b46f98673ce0bd2d485
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.spring.io/spring/docs/3.2.8.RELEASE/changelog.txt
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 66137
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20140312 CVE-2014-1904 XSS when using Spring MVC

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.1 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.0:m1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.0:m2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:4.0.0:rc1
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.5
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.6
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.7 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:m4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.2.0
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.1
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.1.0
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.7
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:springsource:spring_framework:3.0.1

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations

Technical Details

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

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