ID CVE-2007-6286
Summary Apache Tomcat 5.5.11 through 5.5.25 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.15, when the native APR connector is used, does not properly handle an empty request to the SSL port, which allows remote attackers to trigger handling of "a duplicate copy of one of the recent requests," as demonstrated by using netcat to send the empty request.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.11
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.11
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.12
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.12
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.13
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.13
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.14
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.14
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.15
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.15
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.16
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.16
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.17
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.17
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.18
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.18
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.19
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.19
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.20
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.20
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.21
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.21
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.22
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.22
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.23
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.23
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.24
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.24
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 5.5.25
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.25
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.0
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.1
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.2
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.3
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.4
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.5
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.6
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.7
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.8
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.9
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.10
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.11
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.12
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.13
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.14
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14
  • Apache Software Foundation Tomcat 6.0.15
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15
CVSS
Base: 4.3 (as of 12-02-2008 - 10:05)
Impact:
Exploitability:
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE PARTIAL NONE
nessus via4
  • NASL family Gentoo Local Security Checks
    NASL id GENTOO_GLSA-200804-10.NASL
    description The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200804-10 (Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities) The following vulnerabilities were reported: Delian Krustev discovered that the JULI logging component does not properly enforce access restrictions, allowing web application to add or overwrite files (CVE-2007-5342). When the native APR connector is used, Tomcat does not properly handle an empty request to the SSL port, which allows remote attackers to trigger handling of a duplicate copy of one of the recent requests (CVE-2007-6286). If the processing or parameters is interrupted, i.e. by an exception, then it is possible for the parameters to be processed as part of later request (CVE-2008-0002). An absolute path traversal vulnerability exists due to the way that WebDAV write requests are handled (CVE-2007-5461). Tomcat does not properly handle double quote (') characters or %5C (encoded backslash) sequences in a cookie value, which might cause sensitive information such as session IDs to be leaked to remote attackers and enable session hijacking attacks (CVE-2007-5333). Impact : These vulnerabilities can be exploited by: a malicious web application to add or overwrite files with the permissions of the user running Tomcat. a remote attacker to conduct session hijacking or disclose sensitive data. Workaround : There is no known workaround at this time.
    last seen 2018-09-02
    modified 2018-07-11
    plugin id 31957
    published 2008-04-17
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=31957
    title GLSA-200804-10 : Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • NASL family Web Servers
    NASL id TOMCAT_5_5_26.NASL
    description According to its self-reported version number, the instance of Apache Tomcat listening on the remote host is prior to 5.5.26. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - The remote Apache Tomcat install may be vulnerable to an information disclosure attack via cookies. The previous fix for CVE-2007-3385 was incomplete and did not account for the use of quotes or '%5C' in cookie values. (CVE-2007-3385, CVE-2007-5333) - The default security policy in the JULI logging component did not restrict access permissions to files. This could be misused by untrusted web applications to access and write arbitrary files in the context of the tomcat process. (CVE-2007-5342) - The remote Apache Tomcat install may be vulnerable to an information disclosure attack via the WebDAV servlet. Certain WebDAV requests, containing an entity with a SYSTEM tag can result in the disclosure of arbitrary file contents. (CVE-2007-5461) - When the native APR connector is used, it does not properly handle an empty request to the SSL port, which allows remote attackers to trigger handling of a duplicate copy of one of the recent requests, as demonstrated by using netcat to send the empty request. (CVE-2007-6286) Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.
    last seen 2018-09-01
    modified 2018-08-03
    plugin id 47576
    published 2010-07-01
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=47576
    title Apache Tomcat < 5.5.26 Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • NASL family MacOS X Local Security Checks
    NASL id MACOSX_SECUPD2008-007.NASL
    description The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.5 or 10.4 that does not have the security update 2008-007 applied. This security update contains fixes for the following products : - Apache - Certificates - ClamAV - ColorSync - CUPS - Finder - launchd - libxslt - MySQL Server - Networking - PHP - Postfix - PSNormalizer - QuickLook - rlogin - Script Editor - Single Sign-On - Tomcat - vim - Weblog
    last seen 2018-09-01
    modified 2018-07-14
    plugin id 34374
    published 2008-10-10
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=34374
    title Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2008-007)
  • NASL family Misc.
    NASL id VMWARE_VMSA-2009-0016_REMOTE.NASL
    description The remote VMware ESX / ESXi host is missing a security-related patch. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including remote code execution vulnerabilities, in the following components : - Apache Geronimo - Apache Tomcat - Apache Xerces2 - cURL/libcURL - ISC BIND - Libxml2 - Linux kernel - Linux kernel 64-bit - Linux kernel Common Internet File System - Linux kernel eCryptfs - NTP - Python - Java Runtime Environment (JRE) - Java SE Development Kit (JDK) - Java SE Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT) - Java SE Plugin - Java SE Provider - Java SE Swing - Java SE Web Start
    last seen 2018-09-02
    modified 2018-08-06
    plugin id 89117
    published 2016-03-03
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89117
    title VMware ESX / ESXi Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2009-0016) (remote check)
  • NASL family VMware ESX Local Security Checks
    NASL id VMWARE_VMSA-2009-0016.NASL
    description a. JRE Security Update JRE update to version 1.5.0_20, which addresses multiple security issues that existed in earlier releases of JRE. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the following names to the security issues fixed in JRE 1.5.0_18: CVE-2009-1093, CVE-2009-1094, CVE-2009-1095, CVE-2009-1096, CVE-2009-1097, CVE-2009-1098, CVE-2009-1099, CVE-2009-1100, CVE-2009-1101, CVE-2009-1102, CVE-2009-1103, CVE-2009-1104, CVE-2009-1105, CVE-2009-1106, and CVE-2009-1107. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the following names to the security issues fixed in JRE 1.5.0_20: CVE-2009-2625, CVE-2009-2670, CVE-2009-2671, CVE-2009-2672, CVE-2009-2673, CVE-2009-2675, CVE-2009-2676, CVE-2009-2716, CVE-2009-2718, CVE-2009-2719, CVE-2009-2720, CVE-2009-2721, CVE-2009-2722, CVE-2009-2723, CVE-2009-2724. b. Update Apache Tomcat version Update for VirtualCenter and ESX patch update the Tomcat package to version 6.0.20 (vSphere 4.0) or version 5.5.28 (VirtualCenter 2.5) which addresses multiple security issues that existed in the previous version of Apache Tomcat. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the following names to the security issues fixed in Apache Tomcat 6.0.20 and Tomcat 5.5.28: CVE-2008-5515, CVE-2009-0033, CVE-2009-0580, CVE-2009-0781, CVE-2009-0783. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the following names to the security issues fixed in Apache Tomcat 6.0.18: CVE-2008-1232, CVE-2008-1947, CVE-2008-2370. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the following names to the security issues fixed in Apache Tomcat 6.0.16: CVE-2007-5333, CVE-2007-5342, CVE-2007-5461, CVE-2007-6286, CVE-2008-0002. c. Third-party library update for ntp. The Network Time Protocol (NTP) is used to synchronize a computer's time with a referenced time source. ESXi 3.5 and ESXi 4.0 have a ntp client that is affected by the following security issue. Note that the same security issue is present in the ESX Service Console as described in section d. of this advisory. A buffer overflow flaw was discovered in the ntpd daemon's NTPv4 authentication code. If ntpd was configured to use public key cryptography for NTP packet authentication, a remote attacker could use this flaw to send a specially crafted request packet that could crash ntpd or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the 'ntp' user. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures Project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2009-1252 to this issue. The NTP security issue identified by CVE-2009-0159 is not relevant for ESXi 3.5 and ESXi 4.0. d. Service Console update for ntp Service Console package ntp updated to version ntp-4.2.2pl-9el5_3.2 The Network Time Protocol (NTP) is used to synchronize a computer's time with a referenced time source. The Service Console present in ESX is affected by the following security issues. A buffer overflow flaw was discovered in the ntpd daemon's NTPv4 authentication code. If ntpd was configured to use public key cryptography for NTP packet authentication, a remote attacker could use this flaw to send a specially crafted request packet that could crash ntpd or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the 'ntp' user. NTP authentication is not enabled by default on the Service Console. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures Project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2009-1252 to this issue. A buffer overflow flaw was found in the ntpq diagnostic command. A malicious, remote server could send a specially crafted reply to an ntpq request that could crash ntpq or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the ntpq command. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures Project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2009-0159 to this issue. e. Updated Service Console package kernel Updated Service Console package kernel addresses the security issues listed below. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2008-3528, CVE-2008-5700, CVE-2009-0028, CVE-2009-0269, CVE-2009-0322, CVE-2009-0675, CVE-2009-0676, CVE-2009-0778 to the security issues fixed in kernel 2.6.18-128.1.6. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2008-4307, CVE-2009-0834, CVE-2009-1337, CVE-2009-0787, CVE-2009-1336 to the security issues fixed in kernel 2.6.18-128.1.10. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2009-1439, CVE-2009-1633, CVE-2009-1072, CVE-2009-1630, CVE-2009-1192 to the security issues fixed in kernel 2.6.18-128.1.14. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2007-5966, CVE-2009-1385, CVE-2009-1388, CVE-2009-1389, CVE-2009-1895, CVE-2009-2406, CVE-2009-2407 to the security issues fixed in kernel 2.6.18-128.4.1. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2009-2692, CVE-2009-2698 to the security issues fixed in kernel 2.6.18-128.7.1. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2009-0745, CVE-2009-0746, CVE-2009-0747, CVE-2009-0748, CVE-2009-2847, CVE-2009-2848 to the security issues fixed in kernel 2.6.18-164. f. Updated Service Console package python Service Console package Python update to version 2.4.3-24.el5. When the assert() system call was disabled, an input sanitization flaw was revealed in the Python string object implementation that led to a buffer overflow. The missing check for negative size values meant the Python memory allocator could allocate less memory than expected. This could result in arbitrary code execution with the Python interpreter's privileges. Multiple buffer and integer overflow flaws were found in the Python Unicode string processing and in the Python Unicode and string object implementations. An attacker could use these flaws to cause a denial of service. Multiple integer overflow flaws were found in the Python imageop module. If a Python application used the imageop module to process untrusted images, it could cause the application to disclose sensitive information, crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the Python interpreter's privileges. Multiple integer underflow and overflow flaws were found in the Python snprintf() wrapper implementation. An attacker could use these flaws to cause a denial of service (memory corruption). Multiple integer overflow flaws were found in various Python modules. An attacker could use these flaws to cause a denial of service. An integer signedness error, leading to a buffer overflow, was found in the Python zlib extension module. If a Python application requested the negative byte count be flushed for a decompression stream, it could cause the application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the Python interpreter's privileges. A flaw was discovered in the strxfrm() function of the Python locale module. Strings generated by this function were not properly NULL-terminated, which could possibly cause disclosure of data stored in the memory of a Python application using this function. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2007-2052 CVE-2007-4965 CVE-2008-1721 CVE-2008-1887 CVE-2008-2315 CVE-2008-3142 CVE-2008-3143 CVE-2008-3144 CVE-2008-4864 CVE-2008-5031 to these issues. g. Updated Service Console package bind Service Console package bind updated to version 9.3.6-4.P1.el5 The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) is an implementation of the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. BIND includes a DNS server (named); a resolver library (routines for applications to use when interfacing with DNS); and tools for verifying that the DNS server is operating correctly. A flaw was found in the way BIND handles dynamic update message packets containing the 'ANY' record type. A remote attacker could use this flaw to send a specially crafted dynamic update packet that could cause named to exit with an assertion failure. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2009-0696 to this issue. h. Updated Service Console package libxml2 Service Console package libxml2 updated to version 2.6.26-2.1.2.8. libxml is a library for parsing and manipulating XML files. A Document Type Definition (DTD) defines the legal syntax (and also which elements can be used) for certain types of files, such as XML files. A stack overflow flaw was found in the way libxml processes the root XML document element definition in a DTD. A remote attacker could provide a specially crafted XML file, which once opened by a local, unsuspecting user, would lead to denial of service. Multiple use-after-free flaws were found in the way libxml parses the Notation and Enumeration attribute types. A remote attacker could provide a specially crafted XML file, which once opened by a local, unsuspecting user, would lead to denial of service. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2009-2414 and CVE-2009-2416 to these issues. i. Updated Service Console package curl Service Console package curl updated to version 7.15.5-2.1.el5_3.5 A cURL is affected by the previously published 'null prefix attack', caused by incorrect handling of NULL characters in X.509 certificates. If an attacker is able to get a carefully-crafted certificate signed by a trusted Certificate Authority, the attacker could use the certificate during a man-in-the-middle attack and potentially confuse cURL into accepting it by mistake. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2009-2417 to this issue j. Updated Service Console package gnutls Service Console package gnutil updated to version 1.4.1-3.el5_3.5 A flaw was discovered in the way GnuTLS handles NULL characters in certain fields of X.509 certificates. If an attacker is able to get a carefully-crafted certificate signed by a Certificate Authority trusted by an application using GnuTLS, the attacker could use the certificate during a man-in-the-middle attack and potentially confuse the application into accepting it by mistake. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2009-2730 to this issue
    last seen 2018-09-02
    modified 2018-08-06
    plugin id 42870
    published 2009-11-23
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=42870
    title VMSA-2009-0016 : VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issues in third party components.
  • NASL family VMware ESX Local Security Checks
    NASL id VMWARE_VMSA-2008-0010.NASL
    description ESX patches and updates for VirtualCenter fix the following application vulnerabilities. a. Tomcat Server Security Update The ESX patches and the updates for VirtualCenter update the Tomcat Server package to version 5.5.26, which addresses multiple security issues that existed in earlier releases of Tomcat Server. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2007-5333, CVE-2007-5342, CVE-2007-5461, CVE-2007-6286 to the security issues fixed in Tomcat 5.5.26. b. JRE Security Update The ESX patches and the updates for VirtualCenter update the JRE package to version 1.5.0_15, which addresses multiple security issues that existed in earlier releases of JRE. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2008-1185, CVE-2008-1186, CVE-2008-1187, CVE-2008-1188, CVE-2008-1189, CVE-2008-1190, CVE-2008-1191, CVE-2008-1192, CVE-2008-1193, CVE-2008-1194, CVE-2008-1195, CVE-2008-1196, CVE-2008-0657, CVE-2007-5689, CVE-2007-5232, CVE-2007-5236, CVE-2007-5237, CVE-2007-5238, CVE-2007-5239, CVE-2007-5240, CVE-2007-5274 to the security issues fixed in JRE 1.5.0_12, JRE 1.5.0_13, JRE 1.5.0_14, JRE 1.5.0_15.
    last seen 2018-09-02
    modified 2018-08-06
    plugin id 40379
    published 2009-07-27
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=40379
    title VMSA-2008-0010 : Updated Tomcat and Java JRE packages for VMware ESX 3.5 and VirtualCenter
  • NASL family Fedora Local Security Checks
    NASL id FEDORA_2008-1467.NASL
    description ---------------------------------------------------------------------- ---------- ChangeLog : - Tue Feb 12 2008 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.26-1jpp.2 - Rebuilt - Fri Feb 8 2008 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.26-1jpp.1 - Update to new upstream version, which also fixes the following : - CVE-2007-5342 - CVE-2007-5333 - CVE-2007-5461 - CVE-2007-6286 - Removed patch20, now in upstream. - Sat Jan 5 2008 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.25-2jpp.2 - Fix for bz #153187 - Fix init script for bz #380921 - Fix tomcat5.conf and spec file for bz #253605 - Fix for bz #426850 - Fix for bz #312561 - Fix init script, per bz #247077 - Fix builds on alpha, per bz #253827 - Thu Nov 15 2007 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.25-1jpp.1 - Updated to 5.5.25, to fix the following issues : - CVE-2007-1355 - CVE-2007-3386 - CVE-2007-3385 - CVE-2007-3382 - CVE-2007-2450, RH bugzilla #244808, #244810, #244812, #363081 - CVE-2007-2449, RH bugzilla #244810, #244812, #244804, #363081 - Applied patch(20) for RH bugzilla #333791, CVE-2007-5461 - Applied patch(21) for RH bugzilla #244803, #244812, #363081, CVE-2007-1358 - Mon Aug 6 2007 Ben Konrath 0:5.5.23-9jpp.4 - Add jasper-eclipse subpackage which is needed for eclipse 3.3. - Inject OSGi manifest into servlet api jar and jsp api jar. - Mon Jul 23 2007 Vivek Lakshmanan 0:5.5.23-9jpp.3 - Resolves: Bug 246374 Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
    last seen 2018-09-01
    modified 2016-12-08
    plugin id 31062
    published 2008-02-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=31062
    title Fedora 7 : tomcat5-5.5.26-1jpp.2.fc7 (2008-1467)
  • NASL family VMware ESX Local Security Checks
    NASL id VMWARE_VMSA-2008-00010.NASL
    description Updated ESX patches and VirtualCenter update 2 fix the following application vulnerabilities. a. Tomcat Server Security Update This release of ESX updates the Tomcat Server package to version 5.5.26, which addresses multiple security issues that existed in earlier releases of Tomcat Server. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2007-5333, CVE-2007-5342, CVE-2007-5461, CVE-2007-6286 to the security issues fixed in Tomcat 5.5.26. b. JRE Security Update This release of ESX and VirtualCenter updates the JRE package to version 1.5.0_15, which addresses multiple security issues that existed in earlier releases of JRE. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2008-1185, CVE-2008-1186, CVE-2008-1187, CVE-2008-1188, CVE-2008-1189, CVE-2008-1190, CVE-2008-1191, CVE-2008-1192, CVE-2008-1193, CVE-2008-1194, CVE-2008-1195, CVE-2008-1196, CVE-2008-0657, CVE-2007-5689, CVE-2007-5232, CVE-2007-5236, CVE-2007-5237, CVE-2007-5238, CVE-2007-5239, CVE-2007-5240, CVE-2007-5274 to the security issues fixed in JRE 1.5.0_12, JRE 1.5.0_13, JRE 1.5.0_14, JRE 1.5.0_15. Notes: These vulnerabilities can be exploited remotely only if the attacker has access to the service console network. Security best practices provided by VMware recommend that the service console be isolated from the VM network. Please see http://www.vmware.com/resources/techresources/726 for more information on VMware security best practices.
    last seen 2017-10-29
    modified 2012-04-26
    plugin id 40371
    published 2009-07-27
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=40371
    title VMSA-2008-00010 : Updated Tomcat and Java JRE packages for VMware, ESX 3.5 and VirtualCenter 2.5 (DEPRECATED)
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id SUSE_WEBSPHERE-AS_CE-5850.NASL
    description Websphere has been updated to version 2.1.0.1 to fix several security vulnerabilities in the included subprojects, such as Apache Geronimo and Tomcat. (CVE-2007-0184 / CVE-2007-0185 / CVE-2007-2377 / CVE-2007-2449 / CVE-2007-2450 / CVE-2007-3382 / CVE-2007-3385 / CVE-2007-3386 / CVE-2007-5333 / CVE-2007-5342 / CVE-2007-5461 / CVE-2007-5613 / CVE-2007-5615 / CVE-2007-6286 / CVE-2008-0002 / CVE-2008-1232 / CVE-2008-1947 / CVE-2008-2370 / CVE-2008-2938)
    last seen 2018-09-01
    modified 2016-12-22
    plugin id 41596
    published 2009-09-24
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=41596
    title SuSE 10 Security Update : Websphere Community Edition (ZYPP Patch Number 5850)
  • NASL family Fedora Local Security Checks
    NASL id FEDORA_2008-1603.NASL
    description - Tue Feb 12 2008 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.26-1jpp.2 - Rebuilt - Fri Feb 8 2008 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.26-1jpp.1 - Update to new upstream version, which also fixes the following : - CVE-2007-5342 - CVE-2007-5333 - CVE-2007-5461 - CVE-2007-6286 - Removed patch20, now in upstream. - Sat Jan 5 2008 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.25-2jpp.2 - Fix for bz #153187 - Fix init script for bz #380921 - Fix tomcat5.conf and spec file for bz #253605 - Fix for bz #426850 - Fix for bz #312561 - Fix init script, per bz #247077 - Fix builds on alpha, per bz #253827 - Thu Nov 15 2007 Devrim GUNDUZ 0:5.5.25-1jpp.1 - Updated to 5.5.25, to fix the following issues : - CVE-2007-1355 - CVE-2007-3386 - CVE-2007-3385 - CVE-2007-3382 - CVE-2007-2450, RH bugzilla #244808, #244810, #244812, #363081 - CVE-2007-2449, RH bugzilla #244810, #244812, #244804, #363081 - Applied patch(20) for RH bugzilla #333791, CVE-2007-5461 - Applied patch(21) for RH bugzilla #244803, #244812, #363081, CVE-2007-1358 Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
    last seen 2018-09-01
    modified 2016-12-08
    plugin id 31074
    published 2008-02-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=31074
    title Fedora 8 : tomcat5-5.5.26-1jpp.2.fc8 (2008-1603)
  • NASL family Mandriva Local Security Checks
    NASL id MANDRIVA_MDVSA-2009-136.NASL
    description Multiple security vulnerabilities has been identified and fixed in tomcat5 : When Tomcat's WebDAV servlet is configured for use with a context and has been enabled for write, some WebDAV requests that specify an entity with a SYSTEM tag can result in the contents of arbitary files being returned to the client (CVE-2007-5461). Apache Tomcat 5.5.11 through 5.5.25 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.15, when the native APR connector is used, does not properly handle an empty request to the SSL port, which allows remote attackers to trigger handling of a duplicate copy of one of the recent requests, as demonstrated by using netcat to send the empty request (CVE-2007-6286). Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, 6.0.0 through 6.0.18, and possibly earlier versions normalizes the target pathname before filtering the query string when using the RequestDispatcher method, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and conduct directory traversal attacks via .. (dot dot) sequences and the WEB-INF directory in a Request (CVE-2008-5515). Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18, when the Java AJP connector and mod_jk load balancing are used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application outage) via a crafted request with invalid headers, related to temporary blocking of connectors that have encountered errors, as demonstrated by an error involving a malformed HTTP Host header (CVE-2009-0033). Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18, when FORM authentication is used, allows remote attackers to enumerate valid usernames via requests to /j_security_check with malformed URL encoding of passwords, related to improper error checking in the (1) MemoryRealm, (2) DataSourceRealm, and (3) JDBCRealm authentication realms, as demonstrated by a % (percent) value for the j_password parameter (CVE-2009-0580). The calendar application in the examples web application contains an XSS flaw due to invalid HTML which renders the XSS filtering protection ineffective (CVE-2009-0781). Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18 permits web applications to replace an XML parser used for other web applications, which allows local users to read or modify the (1) web.xml, (2) context.xml, or (3) tld files of arbitrary web applications via a crafted application that is loaded earlier than the target application (CVE-2009-0783). The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.
    last seen 2018-09-01
    modified 2018-07-19
    plugin id 39485
    published 2009-06-23
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=39485
    title Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tomcat5 (MDVSA-2009:136)
  • NASL family Web Servers
    NASL id TOMCAT_6_0_16.NASL
    description According to its self-reported version number, the instance of Apache Tomcat listening on the remote host is prior to 6.0.16. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - The remote Apache Tomcat install may be vulnerable to an information disclosure attack via cookies. The previous fix for CVE-2007-3385 was incomplete and did not account for the use of quotes or '%5C' in cookie values. (CVE-2007-3385, CVE-2007-5333) - The default security policy in the JULI logging component did not restrict access permissions to files. This could be misused by untrusted web applications to access and write arbitrary files in the context of the Tomcat process. (CVE-2007-5342) - A directory traversal vulnerability existed in the Apache Tomcat webdav servlet. In some configurations it allowed remote, authenticated users to read files accessible to the local tomcat process. (CVE-2007-5461) - When the native APR connector is used, it does not properly handle an empty request to the SSL port, which allows remote attackers to trigger handling of a duplicate copy of one of the recent requests, as demonstrated by using netcat to send the empty request. (CVE-2007-6286) - If the processing or parameters is interrupted, i.e. by an exception, then it is possible for the parameters to be processed as part of later request. (CVE-2008-0002) Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.
    last seen 2018-09-02
    modified 2018-08-03
    plugin id 47577
    published 2010-07-01
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=47577
    title Apache Tomcat < 6.0.16 Multiple Vulnerabilities
refmap via4
apple APPLE-SA-2008-10-09
bid 31681
bugtraq
  • 20080208 [SECURITY] CVE-2007-6286: Tomcat duplicate request processing vulnerability
  • 20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
confirm
fedora
  • FEDORA-2008-1467
  • FEDORA-2008-1603
gentoo GLSA-200804-10
hp HPSBST02955
mandriva MDVSA-2009:136
secunia
  • 28878
  • 28915
  • 29711
  • 30676
  • 32222
  • 37460
  • 57126
sreason 3637
suse SUSE-SR:2009:004
vupen
  • ADV-2008-0488
  • ADV-2008-1856
  • ADV-2008-2780
  • ADV-2009-3316
statements via4
contributor Joshua Bressers
lastmodified 2008-04-17
organization Red Hat
statement Not Vulnerable. Red Hat does not ship a version of Apache Tomcat that enables the native APR connector.
Last major update 15-03-2014 - 23:20
Published 11-02-2008 - 20:00
Last modified 15-10-2018 - 17:51
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