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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3757

The Saxon XSLT parser in Google Mini Search Appliance, and possibly Google Search Appliance, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information and execute arbitrary code via dangerous Java class methods in select attribute of xsl:value-of tags in XSLT style sheets, such as (1) system-property, (2) sys:getProperty, and (3) run:exec.
Publish Date : 2005-11-22 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeObtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3757

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware Google Mini Search Appliance Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Hardware Google Search Appliance Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Google Mini Search Appliance 1
Google Search Appliance 1

- References For CVE-2005-3757
SECTRACK 1015246
VUPEN ADV-2005-2500
OSVDB 20981
BUGTRAQ 20051121 Google Search Appliance proxystylesheet Flaws
BID 15509 Google Search Appliance ProxyStyleSheet Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-04-03

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3757

Google Appliance ProxyStyleSheet Command Execution
This module exploits a feature in the Saxon XSLT parser used by the Google Search Appliance. This feature allows for arbitrary java methods to be called. Google released a patch and advisory to their client base in August of 2005 (GA-2005-08-m). The target appliance must be able to connect back to your machine for this exploit to work.
Module type : exploit Rank : excellent Platforms : Unix

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