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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 7.0.x listening on the remote host is prior to 7.0.53. It is,
therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- An error exists related to chunk size and chunked
requests that allow denial of service attacks.
- An error exists related to XSLT handling and security
managers that allows security bypass related to external
XML entities. (CVE-2014-0096)
- An error exists related to content length header
handling and using the application behind a reverse
proxy that allows a security bypass. (CVE-2014-0099)
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 7.0.53 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false