CVE Database

CVE-2005-4838

Impact: Low
Public: 2005-01-03
Bugzilla: 238401: CVE-2005-4838 tomcat manager example DoS

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the example web applications for Jakarta Tomcat 5.5.6 and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) el/functions.jsp, (2) el/implicit-objects.jsp, and (3) jspx/textRotate.jspx in examples/jsp2/, as demonstrated via script in a request to snp/snoop.jsp. NOTE: other XSS issues in the manager were simultaneously reported, but these require admin access and do not cross privilege boundaries.

Find out more about CVE-2005-4838 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Application Server 3AS (tomcat5) RHSA-2007:0340 May 08, 2007
Red Hat Satellite 5.0 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0261 May 20, 2008
Red Hat Satellite 5.1 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0630 August 13, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.3 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 June 30, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 June 30, 2008

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