CVE-2009-3548

HIGH

Description

The Windows installer for Apache Tomcat 6.0.0 through 6.0.20, 5.5.0 through 5.5.28, and possibly earlier versions uses a blank default password for the administrative user, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges.

References

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02241113

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=127420533226623&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=133469267822771&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=136485229118404&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=139344343412337&w=2

http://markmail.org/thread/wfu4nff5chvkb6xp

http://secunia.com/advisories/40330

http://secunia.com/advisories/57126

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507720/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/516397/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36954

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023146

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0003.html

http://www.vmware.com/support/vsphere4/doc/vsp_vc41_u1_rel_notes.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3185

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1559

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54182

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A19414

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7033

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-11-12

Updated: 2019-03-25

Type: CWE-255

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH