Access Restriction Bypass Affecting org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina Open this link in a new tab package, versions [7.0.0,7.0.72) [8,8.0.37) [8.5.0,8.5.5) [9-alpha,9.0.0.M10)


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Confidentiality

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHETOMCAT-30918

  • published

    28 Oct 2016

  • disclosed

    28 Oct 2016

  • credit

    the Apache Tomcat Security Team

How to fix?

Upgrade org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina to version 7.0.72, 8.0.37, 8.5.5, 9.0.0.M10 or higher.

Overview

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. It was discovered that it was possible for a web application to access any global JNDI resource whether an explicit ResourceLink had been configured or not.