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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-24
(Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache Tomcat. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
The vulnerabilities allow an attacker to cause a Denial of Service, to
hijack a session, to bypass authentication, to inject webscript, to
enumerate valid usernames, to read, modify and overwrite arbitrary files,
to bypass intended access restrictions, to delete work-directory files,
to discover the server&rsquo
s hostname or IP, to bypass read permissions for
files or HTTP headers, to read or write files outside of the intended
working directory, and to obtain sensitive information by reading a log
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Apache Tomcat 6.0.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/tomcat-6.0.35'
All Apache Tomcat 7.0.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/tomcat-7.0.23'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59677 ()
Bugtraq ID: 3519335196352633541637942379443794539635415444501546164461744617746685471964719947886484564866749143491474935349762512005144251447
CVE ID: CVE-2008-5515CVE-2009-0033CVE-2009-0580CVE-2009-0781CVE-2009-0783CVE-2009-2693CVE-2009-2901CVE-2009-2902CVE-2010-1157CVE-2010-2227CVE-2010-3718CVE-2010-4172CVE-2010-4312CVE-2011-0013CVE-2011-0534CVE-2011-1088CVE-2011-1183CVE-2011-1184CVE-2011-1419CVE-2011-1475CVE-2011-1582CVE-2011-2204CVE-2011-2481CVE-2011-2526CVE-2011-2729CVE-2011-3190CVE-2011-3375CVE-2011-4858CVE-2011-5062CVE-2011-5063CVE-2011-5064CVE-2012-0022
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