Incorrectly Documented Search Algorithm Affecting org.apache.tomcat:tomcat package, versions [,7.0.84) [8.0.0-RC1,8.0.48) [8.5.0,8.5.24) [9.0.0.M1,9.0.2)
Do your applications use this vulnerable package?
- Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHETOMCAT-32068
- published 11 Feb 2018
- disclosed 31 Jan 2018
- credit Michael Grenier
How to fix?
org.apache.tomcat:tomcat to versions 9.0.2, 8.5.24, 8.0.48, 7.0.84 or higher.
org.apache.tomcat:tomcat is an open source implementation of the Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket technologies.
Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Incorrectly Documented search algorithm. The documentation included an updated description of the search algorithm used by the CGI Servlet to identify which script to execute.