Apache Tomcat 7.0.41 < 7.0.89 Default Insecure Settings

High Nessus Plugin ID 111066


The remote Apache Tomcat server is affected default insecure settings for the CORS filter.


The version of Apache Tomcat installed on the remote host is at least 7.0.41 and prior to 7.0.89. It is, therefore, affected by having insecure default settings in the CORS filter.


Upgrade to Apache Tomcat version 7.0.89 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111066

File Name: tomcat_7_0_89.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2018/07/13

Modified: 2018/07/13

Dependencies: 39446

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-8014


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:tomcat

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Apache Tomcat, Settings/ParanoidReport

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-8014

BID: 104203

IAVB: 2018-B-0080