Vulnerability found:
15 May 2008

Severity level:

Richard Brain of ProCheckUp Ltd (

Various Orion application server example pages are vulnerable to XSS. Orion application server is a java based web application server,

Note: Orion application server was tested on Windows XP and JRE 1.6.0_14

The following demonstrate XSS:





An attacker may be able to cause execution of malicious scripting code in the browser of a user who clicks on a link to a Orion Application server site. Such code would run within the security context of the target domain. This type of attack can result in non-persistent defacement of the target site, or the redirection of confidential information (i.e.: session IDs) to unauthorised third parties.

How to fix:
Remove sample scripts from live environments.

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