Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Title Sun Alert 256588 A Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability in Sun Java System Portal Server's Error Page May Lead to Execution of Arbitrary Code
Name SUN-256588 First vendor Publication 2009-05-22
Vendor Sun Last vendor Modification 2009-05-22
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision N/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 4.3 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 8.6 Authentication None Required
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Product: Sun Java System Portal Server 6.3.1 Sun Java System Portal Server 7.1 Sun Java System Portal Server 7.2

A Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) security vulnerability exists in Sun Java System Portal Server within one of its error pages that may allow remote users to execute arbitrary JavaScript code in a user's web browser, which can lead to various impacts including the theft of sensitive information such as cookie information, access to user credentials, or the hijacking of sessions.

State: Resolved
First released: 22-May-2009

Original Source

Url : http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/sun_alert_256588_a_cross

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-79 Failure to Preserve Web Page Structure ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
54705 Sun Java System Portal Server Unspecified XSS