Access Restriction Bypass Affecting org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina package, versions [7.0.12, 7.0.14)
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- Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHETOMCAT-30886
- published 10 Jun 2015
- disclosed 8 Apr 2011
- credit Unknown
How to fix?
org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina to version 7.0.14 or higher.
org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina is a Tomcat Servlet Engine Core Classes and Standard implementations.
Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Access Restriction Bypass. When
web.xml has no login configuration, does not follow security constraints, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via HTTP requests to a meta-data complete web application.
NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for