Written by Syniack
Tuesday, 17 March 2009 21:42
Sun Java System Messenger Express 'error' Parameter Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
Input Validation Error
Mar 17 2009 12:00AM
Mar 17 2009 03:06PM
> discovered this issue.
Sun Java System Messenger Express 6.3-0.15
Sun Java System Messenger Express is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because the application fails
to properly sanitize user-supplied input.
An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in
the context of the affected site. This may help the attacker steal cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks.
Sun Java System Messenger Express 6.3-0.15 is vulnerable; other versions may also be affected.
Attackers can exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting user to follow a malicious URI.
The following example URI is available:
Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches. If you feel we are in error or if you are aware of
more recent information, please mail us at:
--Sun Java System Messaging Server Homepage