Published:2007/02/14  Last Updated:2008/05/21

Adobe JRun cross-site scripting vulnerability


Adobe JRun is an application server based on J2EE (Java 2 Platform Enterprise Edition). Adobe JRun contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Products Affected

  • Adobe JRun 4.0
  • ColdFusion MX 6.1 Enterprise (with J2EE installed and JRun 4.0 deployed)
  • ColdFusion MX 7.0 Enterprise (with the Multi-Server option installed)
Note ColdFusion MX 6.1 and 7.0 Standard Edition are not affected. For more information, refer to the vendor's website.



An arbitrary script may be executed on the browser of the administrator logged into Adobe JRun. In addition, if session information from a cookie is leaked, an remote attacker could possibly conduct session hijacking.



JPCERT/CC Addendum

Vulnerability Analysis by JPCERT/CC

Analyzed on 2007.02.14

Measures Conditions Severity
Access Required Routed - can be attacked over the Internet using packets
  • High
Authentication None - anonymous or no authentication (IP addresses do not count)
  • High
User Interaction Required Simple - the user must be convinced to take a standard action that does not feel harmful to most users, such as click on a link or view a file
  • Medium
Exploit Complexity Low - little to no expertise and/or luck required to exploit (cross-site scripting)
  • High

Description of each analysis measures


Daiki Fukumori of Secure Sky Technology, Inc. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the vendors under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.

Other Information

JPCERT Reports
CERT Advisory
CPNI Advisory
CVE CVE-2006-5860
JVN iPedia JVNDB-2007-000159

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