Published:2010/10/18  Last Updated:2010/10/18

Cross-site Request Forgery Vulnerability in Oracle iPlanet Web Server


Oracle iPlanet Web Server (formerly Sun Java System Web Server) contains a cross-site request forgery vulnerability.

Products Affected

  • Oracle iPlanet Web Server prior to 7.0U9


Oracle iPlanet Web Server (formerly Sun Java System Web Server) is a web server. Oracle iPlanet Web Server contains a cross-site request forgery vulnerability.


If a user views a malicious page while logged into the Oracle iPlanet Web Server management console, an arbitrary instance may be stopped.


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Vendor Status


JPCERT/CC Addendum

Vulnerability Analysis by JPCERT/CC

Analyzed on 2010.10.18

Measures Conditions Severity
Access Required can be attacked over the Internet using packets
  • High
Authentication anonymous or no authentication (IP addresses do not count)
  • High
User Interaction Required 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
  • Mid
Exploit Complexity expertise and/or luck required (guessing correctly in medium-sized space, kernel expertise)
  • Low-Mid

Description of each analysis measures


Yoshihiro Ishikawa of LAC reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.

Other Information

JPCERT Reports
CERT Advisory
CPNI Advisory
CVE CVE-2010-3544
JVN iPedia JVNDB-2010-000042