Threat Encyclopedia

MS.ASP.NET.XSS

description-logoDescription

It indicates an attacker attempted a Cross-Site Scripting attack against Microsoft ASP .NET. Microsoft has built in mechanisms in ASP.NET to prevent Cross-Site Scripting attacks. Unfortunately these security checks can be bypassed if a malicious attacker includes a null character in the beginning of a tag name. This could lead to the execution of arbitrary web script against the system.

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Microsoft ASP.Net 1.1

Impact logoImpact

Compromise of the affected system.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply appropriate patch from the vendor or Upgrade to non-vulnerable version if available.

CVE References

CVE-2003-0768

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