Apache Tomcat 9.0.x < 9.0.0.M21 Remote Error Page Manipulation

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700701
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The remote web server is missing an Apache Tomcat patch update.


According to its self-reported version number, the Apache Tomcat service running on the remote host is 9.0.x prior to 9.0.0.M21.


Upgrade to Apache Tomcat version 9.0.0.M21 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 700701

Family: Web Servers

Published: 5/13/2019

Updated: 5/13/2019

Nessus ID: 100681

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 5/10/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/6/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5664

BID: 98888