Apache Tomcat <= 6.0.13 JSP Example Web Applications Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability



source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24476/info


Apache Tomcat is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.

Exploiting this vulnerability may allow an attacker to perform cross-site scripting attacks on unsuspecting users in the context of the affected website. As a result, the attacker may be able to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and to launch other attacks.

http:/;www.example.com/jsp-examples/snp/snoop.jsp;[xss]