Information Exposure Affecting org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina Open this link in a new tab package, versions [7.0.0,7.0.76) [8,8.0.42) [8.5.0,8.5.12) [9-alpha,9.0.0.M17)

  • Attack Complexity


  • Confidentiality


  • Integrity


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  • published

    21 May 2017

  • disclosed

    11 Apr 2017

  • credit

    Tomcat Security Team


org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina While investigating bug 60718, it was noticed that some calls to application listeners in Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.0.M17, 8.5.0 to 8.5.11, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.41, and 7.0.0 to 7.0.75 did not use the appropriate facade object. When running an untrusted application under a SecurityManager, it was therefore possible for that untrusted application to retain a reference to the request or response object and thereby access and/or modify information associated with another web application.