Apache Tomcat 6.0.x < 6.0.44 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8830

Synopsis

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

Description

Apache Tomcat 6.x before 6.0.44 is affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- A flaw in handling an aborted file upload after it has partially been completed may allow a remote attacker to exhaust available memory resources. (CVE-2014-0230)

- A flaw when handling expression language may allow an attacker can bypass the security manager protection. (CVE-2014-7810)

Solution

Update to Apache Tomcat version 6.0.44 or later.

See Also

https://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_6.0.44

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 8830

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2015/07/24

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 8927

Nessus ID: 83490

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:tomcat

Patch Publication Date: 2015/05/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/06/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0230, CVE-2014-7810

BID: 74475, 74665