Vulnerability Note VU#212984
Mortbay Jetty vulnerable to HTTP response splitting
Mortbay Jetty is vulnerable to HTTP response splitting, which may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to inject various HTTP headers
Mortbay Jetty is a web server that is written in Java. Jetty fails to properly handle HTTP headers with CRLF sequences, which can allow an attacker to inject certain HTTP headers into server responses.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to perform a cross-site scripting attack, set cookies, or poison a proxy cache.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Mort Bay||Affected||25 Oct 2007||04 Dec 2007|
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Thanks to Tomasz Kuczynski for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Will Dormann.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-5615
- Date Public: 03 Nov 2007
- Date First Published: 04 Dec 2007
- Date Last Updated: 03 Dec 2007
- Severity Metric: 4.41
- Document Revision: 3
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