Apache Tomcat 8.5.0 < 8.5.32 Security Constraint Weakness

High Nessus Plugin ID 111068

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Apache Tomcat installed on the remote host is 8.5.x prior to 8.5.32. It is, therefore, affected by insecure default settings in the CORS filter.

Solution

Upgrade to Apache Tomcat version 8.5.32 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?5070a438

http://www.nessus.org/u?d5ab19d6

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111068

File Name: tomcat_8_5_32.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

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSSv3

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