Bug 656246 (CVE-2010-4172)

Summary: CVE-2010-4172 tomcat: cross-site-scripting vulnerability in the manager application
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Marc Schoenefeld <mschoene>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Version: unspecifiedCC: bressers, djorm, jlieskov, jscotka, vdanen
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Bug Depends On: 656402, 656403, 656405, 656406, 669463    
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Description Marc Schoenefeld 2010-11-23 10:30:39 UTC
A cross-site-scripting flaw was discovered in the manager application. It reflected the user provided parameters sort and orderBy directly without filtering applied.

The issue affects Tomcat 6 (impact=moderate):

From 6.0.12 to 6.0.29 and was fixed in r1037779:


Upstream 6.0.30 will correct this flaw as noted:


The issue affects Tomcat 7 (impact=low, as caught by CSRF protection) : 
From 7.0.0 to 7.0.4 and was fixed in r1037778:


Upstream 7.0.5 will correct this flaw as noted:


Comment 3 Vincent Danen 2011-01-13 18:21:19 UTC
Tomcat 6.0.30 has been released to fix this flaw:


Comment 4 Vincent Danen 2011-01-13 18:23:47 UTC
Created tomcat6 tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 669463]

Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2011-05-19 10:58:29 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:0791 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0791.html

Comment 9 Tomas Hoger 2011-06-09 12:04:06 UTC
Upstream announcement:

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2011-06-22 23:17:36 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  JBoss Enterprise Web Server 1.0

Via RHSA-2011:0896 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0896.html

Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2011-06-22 23:39:14 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  JBEWS 1.0 for RHEL 5
  JBEWS 1.0 for RHEL 4
  JBEWS 1 for RHEL 6

Via RHSA-2011:0897 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0897.html