Access Restriction Bypass Affecting org.apache.tomcat:jasper package, versions [6.0.13,6.0.47)


0.0
high

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    Integrity High
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NVD
7.5 high
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RHEL
4.2 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHETOMCAT-30877
  • published 28 Oct 2016
  • disclosed 28 Oct 2016
  • credit Apache Tomcat Security Team

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.tomcat:jasper to version 6.0.47 or higher.

Overview

org.apache.tomcat:jasper is a maven plugin for Tomcats JSP Parser.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Access Restriction Bypass. It was discovered that a malicious web application could bypass a configured SecurityManager via manipulation of the configuration parameters for the JSP Servlet.