KLA11106
Multiple vulnerabilities in Apache Tomcat
Updated: 10/20/2017
CVSS
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6.8
Detect date
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09/19/2017
Severity
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High
Description

Multiple serious vulnerabilities have been found in Apache Tomcat. Malicious users can exploit these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code, bypass security restrictions and obtain sensitive information.

Below is a complete list of vulnerabilities:

  1. A vulnerability related to VirtualDirContext can be exploited remotely via specially designed request possibly to bypass security restrictions and/or obtain sensitive information;
  2. An unspecified vulnerability can be exploited remotely via specially designed request possibly to execute arbitrary code.

Technical details

Vulnerability (2) affects Windows systems with HTTP PUTs enabled only.

NB: This vulnerability does not have any public CVSS rating, so rating can be changed by the time.

 

Affected products

Apache Tomcat, versions from 7.0.0 to 7.0.80

Solution

Update to the latest version
Upgrade to Apache Tomcat 7.0.81

Original advisories

Apache Tomcat 7.x Security Vulnerabilities

Impacts
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ACE 
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OSI 
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SB 
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Related products
Apache Tomcat
CVE-IDS
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CVE-2017-12616
CVE-2017-12615