CA20090615-02: CA Service Desk Tomcat Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

Title: CA20090615-02: CA Service Desk Tomcat Cross Site Scripting=20
Vulnerability


CA Advisory Reference: CA20090615-02


CA Advisory Date: 2009-06-15


Impact: A remote attacker can inject arbitrary web script or HTML.


Summary: The release of Tomcat as included with CA Service Desk=20
r11.2 is potentially susceptible to a cross-site scripting=20
vulnerability.  CA has issued a technical document that describes=20
remediation procedures.


Mitigating Factors: None


Severity: CA has given this vulnerability a Medium risk rating.


Affected Products:
CA Service Desk r11.2


Affected Platforms:
Windows, Unix


Status and Recommendation:
Follow the instructions in technical document TEC489643.
https://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/
redirArticles?reqPage=3Dsearch&searchID=3DTEC489643

How to determine if the installation is affected:
Customers can use the instructions in technical document TEC489643=20
to determine if an installation may be affected.


Workaround:=20
None


References (URLs may wrap):
CA Support:
https://support.ca.com/
CA20090615-02: Security Notice for CA Service Desk
https://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=3D209=
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Solution Document Reference APARs:
TEC489643
CA Security Response Blog posting:
CA20090615-02: CA Service Desk Tomcat Cross Site Scripting=20
   Vulnerability
community.ca.com/blogs/casecurityresponseblog/archive/2009/06/15.aspx
CVE References:
CVE-2008-1232
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2008-1232
OSVDB References: Pending
http://osvdb.org/


Changelog for this advisory:
v1.0 - Initial Release


Customers who require additional information should contact CA
Technical Support at https://support.ca.com.

For technical questions or comments related to this advisory,=20
please send email to vuln AT ca DOT com.

If you discover a vulnerability in CA products, please report your=20
findings to the CA Product Vulnerability Response Team.
https://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=3D177=
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Regards,
Ken Williams, Director ; 0xE2941985
CA Product Vulnerability Response Team


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