Apache Tomcat 8.5.x < 8.5.28 Security Constraint Weakness

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106977

Synopsis

The remote Apache Tomcat server is affected by a flaw in the Security Constraints.

Description

The version of Apache Tomcat installed on the remote host is 8.5.x prior to 8.5.28. It is, therefore, affected by a security constraints flaw which could expose resources to unauthorized users.

Solution

Upgrade to Apache Tomcat version 8.5.28 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?bebc5536

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106977

File Name: tomcat_8_5_28.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2018/02/23

Updated: 2020/03/11

Dependencies: 39446, 130175, 130590

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-1304

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 3.7

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:tomcat

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Apache Tomcat

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1304, CVE-2018-1305