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The remote web server is affected by a directory traversal
The remote web server proxies certain requests to an Apache Tomcat
server and allows directory traversal attacks due to Tomcat allowing
'/', '\', and '%5c' characters as directory separators.
By sending a specially crafted request, it is possible for an attacker
to break out of the given context and access web applications that may
not otherwise be proxied to the Tomcat web server.
See also :
Upgrade to Apache Tomcat 5.5.22 / 6.0.10 / 4.1.36 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 43623 ()
Bugtraq ID: 22960
CVE ID: CVE-2007-0450
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