Jakarta Tomcat < 3.2.1 Path Disclosure

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1465

Synopsis

The remote host allows remote attackers to determine physical file layout.

Description

The remote Jakarta Tomcat server reveals the physical path of the remote webroot when asked for a .jsp file using a specially crafted request. An attacker may use this flaw to gain further knowledge about the remote system layout.

Solution

Upgrade to Tomcat 3.2.1 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1465

File Name: 1465.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 10807

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0759

BID: 1531

OSVDB: 674