Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA170] DSA-170-1 tomcat4


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA170] DSA-170-1 tomcat4

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-170-1 tomcat4

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A security vulnerability has been found in all Tomcat 4.x releases.
This problem permits a possible hacker to use a specially crafted URL to
return the unprocessed source code of a JSP page, or, under special
circumstances, a static resource which would otherwise have been
protected by security constraints, without the need for being properly
authenticated.
This problem has been fixed in version 4.0.3-3woody1 for the current
stable distribution (woody) and in version 4.1.12-1 for the unstable
release (sid). The old stable release (potato) does not contain
tomcat packages. Also, packages for tomcat3 are not vulnerable to
this problem.
We recommend that you upgrade your tomcat package immediately.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-170
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 5786

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

HP PROLIANT DL560 G8 SERVER FOUR E5-4657LV2 2.4GHZ 32GB 4 X 1.6TB SSD
$10749.0
HP PROLIANT DL560 G8 SERVER FOUR E5-4657LV2 2.4GHZ 32GB 4 X 1.6TB SSD pictureDELL POWEREDGE R730XD SERVER E5-2660V4 2GHZ 128GB 6 X 600GB 15K 12G H730
$5309.0
DELL POWEREDGE R730XD SERVER E5-2660V4 2GHZ 128GB 6 X 600GB 15K 12G H730 pictureHPE HP DL380 G9 Gen9 SERVER TWO E5-2609V3 1.9GHZ 288GB NO HDD
$6369.0
HPE HP DL380 G9 Gen9 SERVER TWO E5-2609V3 1.9GHZ 288GB NO HDD picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.