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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Notice for CA Service Desk
24 February 2010
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: CA Service Desk
Publisher: Computer Associates
Operating System: UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2008-1947
Revision History: February 24 2010: Added Operating System
February 24 2010: Initial Release
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CA20100222-01: Security Notice for CA Service Desk
Issued: February 22, 2010
CA's support is alerting customers to a security risk with CA Service
Desk r12.1. The release of Tomcat as included with CA Service Desk
r12.1 is potentially susceptible to a cross-site scripting
vulnerability. CA has issued a technical document that describes
CA Service Desk r12.1
How to determine if the installation is affected
Customers can use the instructions in technical document TEC503137 to
determine if an installation may be affected.
Follow the instructions in technical document TEC503137.
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Version 1.0: Initial Release
If additional information is required, please contact CA Support at
If you discover a vulnerability in CA products, please report your
findings to the CA Product Vulnerability Response Team.
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