Apache Tomcat < 6.0.16 Information Disclosure

medium Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 800623


The remote web server can be manipulated into disclosing confidential data.


The remote host is running a version of Tomcat server lower than 6.0.16. This version of Tomcat is vulnerable to a flaw in the way that it handles exceptions. According to the vendor, if an exception occurs during the processing of parameters, the parameters may be used in future requests to disclose potentially confidential data.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 800623

Family: Web Servers

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5333, CVE-2008-0002

BID: 27706, 27703