CVE-2013-4590

MEDIUM
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Description

Apache Tomcat before 6.0.39, 7.x before 7.0.50, and 8.x before 8.0.0-RC10 allows attackers to obtain "Tomcat internals" information by leveraging the presence of an untrusted web application with a context.xml, web.xml, *.jspx, *.tagx, or *.tld XML document containing an external entity declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, related to an XML External Entity (XXE) issue.

References

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0148.html

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=144498216801440&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/59036

http://secunia.com/advisories/59722

http://secunia.com/advisories/59724

http://secunia.com/advisories/59873

http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1549528

http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1549529

http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1558828

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

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-8.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3530

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:052

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:084

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2016-2881722.html

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2014-1972960.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/65768

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0008.html

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21667883

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21675886

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21677147

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21678231

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1069911

https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04851013

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://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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-02-26

Updated: 2019-04-15

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc8:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc9:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.2:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.3.1a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.3:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.9:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:5.5.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 6.0.37 (inclusive)

Configuration 4

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 5

OR

cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (18 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
121122Apache Tomcat < 8.0.0-RC10 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWeb Servers
low
90205Debian DSA-3530-1 : tomcat6 - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
82337Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tomcat (MDVSA-2015:084)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium
81935Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tomcat (MDVSA-2015:052)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium
80793Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : tomcat (multiple_vulnerabilities_in_apache_tomcat4)NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
medium
79982GLSA-201412-29 : Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
77928Fedora 20 : tomcat-7.0.52-1.fc20 (2014-11048)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
77728VMware Security Updates for vCenter Server (VMSA-2014-0008)NessusMisc.
critical
77630VMSA-2014-0008 : VMware vSphere product updates to third-party librariesNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high
77357RHEL 5 : JBoss Web Server (RHSA-2014:1088)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
77356RHEL 6 : JBoss Web Server (RHSA-2014:1087)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
77144Scientific Linux Security Update : tomcat6 on SL6.x (noarch) (20140811)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
77141RHEL 6 : tomcat6 (RHSA-2014:1038)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
77137Oracle Linux 6 : tomcat6 (ELSA-2014-1038)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
77121CentOS 6 : tomcat6 (CESA-2014:1038)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
8141Apache Tomcat 6.0.x < 6.0.39 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Servers
medium
72691Apache Tomcat 7.0.x < 7.0.50 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWeb Servers
medium
72690Apache Tomcat 6.0.x < 6.0.39 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWeb Servers
medium