Apache Tomcat 9.0.x < 9.0.5 Insecure CGI Servlet Search Algorithm Description Weakness

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700705

Synopsis

The remote web server is missing an Apache Tomcat patch update.

Description

The version of Apache Tomcat installed on the remote host is version 9.0.x prior to 9.0.5. It is, therefore, affected by a security constraints flaw which could expose resources to unauthorized users.

Solution

Update to Apache Tomcat version 9.0.5 or later.

See Also

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-9.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_9.0.5

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 700705

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2019/05/13

Updated: 2019/05/13

Dependencies: 700714

Nessus ID: 106978

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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:N/I:L/A:N

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:tomcat

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/12

Reference Information

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

BID: 103144, 103170