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From "Christopher Tubbs (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (ACCUMULO-4676) Missing HTTPOnly flags on the JSESSIONID cookie in Monitor UI
Date Wed, 05 Jul 2017 21:59:00 GMT

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Christopher Tubbs updated ACCUMULO-4676:
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    Fix Version/s: 2.0.0
                   1.8.2
                   1.7.4

> Missing HTTPOnly flags on the JSESSIONID cookie in Monitor UI
> -------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: ACCUMULO-4676
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ACCUMULO-4676
>             Project: Accumulo
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: monitor
>            Reporter: Toshihiro Suzuki
>            Priority: Minor
>             Fix For: 1.7.4, 1.8.2, 2.0.0
>
>          Time Spent: 10m
>  Remaining Estimate: 0h
>
> Currently, the JSESSIONID cookie in Monitor UI doesn't have HTTPOnly flags set. If the
HttpOnly attribute is set on a cookie, then the cookie's value cannot be read or set by client-side
JavaScript. This measure can prevent certain client-side attacks, such as cross-site scripting,
from trivially capturing the cookie's value via an injected script. A malicious client-side
code can access the JSESSIONID and hijack active sessions to gain unauthorized access to the
application.



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