Improper Authentication Affecting org.apache.tomcat.embed:tomcat-embed-core package, versions [7.0.0,7.0.30)


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHETOMCATEMBED-30975

  • published

    17 Jun 2014

  • disclosed

    17 Nov 2012

  • credit

    Unknown

Overview

org.apache.tomcat.embed:tomcat-embed-core The HTTP Digest Access Authentication implementation in Apache Tomcat 5.5.x before 5.5.36, 6.x before 6.0.36, and 7.x before 7.0.30 caches information about the authenticated user within the session state, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass authentication via vectors related to the session ID.

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