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The remote Apache Tomcat server is affected by multiple
According to its self-reported version number, the instance of Apache
Tomcat 6.0 listening on the remote host is prior to 6.0.28. It is,
therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities:
- If a web app is configured to use BASIC or DIGEST
authentication and the 'realm-name' attribute is not
configured in that web app's 'web.xml' file, the remote
server's hostname or IP will be included in replies.
- An error exists in the handling of invalid values in
the 'Transfer-Encoding' header of a request. An attacker
can exploit this to cause a denial of service or to
disclose sensitive information. (CVE-2010-2227)
Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead
relied only on the application's self-reported version number.
See also :
Upgrade to Apache Tomcat version 6.0.28 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 48255 ()
Bugtraq ID: 41544
CVE ID: CVE-2010-2227CVE-2010-1157
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