ActiveMQ Double Slash Request Source Code Disclosure

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The version of ActiveMQ hosted on the remote web server is affected by
a source code disclosure vulnerability in the Jetty ResourceHandler
when handling requests to a JSP file with additional leading slashes.
A remote attacker can exploit this to disclose the source code of
pages, which may contain passwords and other sensitive information.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/510896/30/0/threaded
https://issues.apache.org/activemq/browse/AMQ-2700

Solution :

Either upgrade to the latest ActiveMQ 5.4 snapshot or apply the
workaround described in the bug report.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 45623 (activemq_doubleslash_disclosure.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39636

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1587