Apache Tomcat mod_jk < 1.2.41

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8833
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The remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that may allow an attacker to gain access to sensitive information.


Apache Tomcat Connectors (mod_jk) contains a flaw that is triggered due to the incorrect handling of the JkMount and JkUnmount directives, which can lead to the exposure of potentially sensitive information.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 8833

Family: Web Servers

Published: 7/24/2015

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 3057

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 4/15/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/14/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8111

BID: 74265