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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                    ESB-2008.0655 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux]
   Caucho Resin is vulnerable to XSS via "file" parameter to "viewfile"
                                3 July 2008


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              Caucho Resin prior to 3.0.25
                      Caucho Resin prior to 3.1.4
Publisher:            US-CERT
Operating System:     Windows
                      UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact:               Cross-site Scripting
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2008-2462

Original Bulletin:    http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/305208

Revision History:     July 3 2008: Added CVE
                      June 30 2008: Initial Release

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note VU#305208

Caucho Resin vulnerable to XSS via "file" parameter to "viewfile"


   The "viewfile" command provided by Caucho Resin contains a cross-site
   scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the "file" parameter.

I. Description

   Caucho Resin is a Java-based application server. The "viewfile"
   command that is provided with the Resin documentation is vulnerable to
   XSS via the "file" parameter.

II. Impact

   A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary
   script within the context of the Resin web pages.

III. Solution

   Apply an update

   This issue is resolved in Resin 3.0.25 and 3.1.4. Note that the vendor
   does not recommend including the Resin documentation on production web
   servers, which would prevent the vulnerable command from being

Systems Affected

   Vendor                Status     Date Updated
   Caucho Technology Vulnerable 25-Jun-2008




   Thanks to Tomasz Kuczynski for reporting this vulnerability.

   This document was written by Will Dormann.

Other Information

                Date Public 12/05/2007
       Date First Published 06/25/2008 04:50:04 PM
          Date Last Updated 06/25/2008
              CERT Advisory
                   CVE Name CVE-2008-2462
   US-CERT Technical Alerts
                     Metric 5.94
          Document Revision 2

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