Cascade Server XLST command execution
|cascadeserver-xlst-command-execution (49332)||High Risk|
Cascade Server could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by an error when processing Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformation (XLST) stylesheets. A remote authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability using xalan://java.lang.Runtime to execute arbitrary commands on the system with the privileges of the victim.
No remedy available as of March 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Mar 19 2009 - 14:07:56 CDT : Command Execution in Hannon Hill Cascade Server.
- Hannon Hill Web site: Cascade Server.
- BID-34186: Cascade Server XLST Processing Remote Command Execution Vulnerability
- CVE-2009-1088: Hannon Hill Cascade Server 5.7 and other versions allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary programs or Java code via a crafted XSLT stylesheet with extension elements and extension functions that trigger code execution by Xalan-Java, as demonstrated using xalan://java.lang.Runtime.
- OSVDB ID: 52957: Cascade Server Crafted XSLT Stylesheet Handling Arbitrary Java Code Execution
- SA34389: Hannon Hill Cascade Server Command Execution Vulnerability
- Hannon Hill Cascade Server 5.7
Mar 19, 2009
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