Apache Tomcat 3.x < 3.3.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Apache Tomcat server is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the instance of Apache
Tomcat 3.x listening on the remote host is prior to 3.3.2, It is,
therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerabilities exist in the 'ROOT'
and example applications shipped with this version of Tomcat.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied
only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-3.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_3.3.2
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2007-08/0019.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Apache Tomcat version 3.3.2 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 50526 ()

Bugtraq ID: 6720
25174

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0044
CVE-2007-3384