Apache Tomcat 6.0.x < 6.0.40 Multiple Vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8934
SynopsisThe remote web server is missing an Apache Tomcat patch update.
DescriptionThe version of Apache Tomcat installed on the remote host is version 6.x prior to 6.0.40. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- An error exists related to chunk size and chunked requests that could allow denial of service attacks. (CVE-2014-0075)
- An error exists related to XSLT handling and security managers that could allow security bypass related to external XML entities. (CVE-2014-0096)
- An error exists related to content length header handling and using the application behind a reverse proxy that could allow security bypass. (CVE-2014-0099)
- An error exists that could allow undesired XML parsers to be injected into the application by a malicious web application and allow bypassing security controls, processing of external XML entities, and information disclosure. (CVE-2014-0119)
SolutionUpdate to Apache Tomcat version 6.0.40 or later.