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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: cross-site scripting
Date Fri, 05 Apr 2002 21:53:28 GMT

On Fri, 5 Apr 2002, McIrvin wrote:

> Does anyone know how the cross-site scripting issue has been addressed in
> the current (1.3.24) release of Apache? The last reference to this problem
> was back in version 1.3.12 I think. I was reminded of this as Nessus still
> points it out as a security hole in Apache.
> Any news on the state of this vulnerability?

This never really was a vulnerability in Apache.  Apache did a few things
that made it easier to expose, but those were fixed long ago.  The real
vulnerability is in dynamic content generators like CGI scripts, SSI
pages, PHP scripts, etc.



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