Upstream information

CVE-2004-2320 at MITRE


The default configuration of BEA WebLogic Server and Express 8.1 SP2 and earlier, 7.0 SP4 and earlier, 6.1 through SP6, and 5.1 through SP13 responds to the HTTP TRACE request, which can allow remote attackers to steal information using cross-site tracing (XST) attacks in applications that are vulnerable to cross-site scripting.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

Note from the SUSE Security Team

The SUSE Linux Enterprise default apache2 configuration still allows the 'TRACE' primitive, as the apache httpd team does not consider this a specific server side vulnerability. Please refer to their page for more discussion and a method to disable TRACE using mod_rewrite.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1058233 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:30:16 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:29 2022