505
VMScore

CVE-2007-0450

Published: 16/03/2007 Updated: 15/04/2019
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 10
VMScore: 505
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Summary

Directory traversal vulnerability in Apache HTTP Server and Tomcat 5.x prior to 5.5.22 and 6.x prior to 6.0.10, when using certain proxy modules (mod_proxy, mod_rewrite, mod_jk), allows remote malicious users to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) sequence with combinations of (1) "/" (slash), (2) "\" (backslash), and (3) URL-encoded backslash (%5C) characters in the URL, which are valid separators in Tomcat but not in Apache.

Vulnerability Trend

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apache http server -

apache tomcat

Exploits

source: wwwsecurityfocuscom/bid/22960/info Apache HTTP servers running with the Tomcat servlet container are prone to a directory-traversal vulnerability because it fails to sufficiently sanitize user-supplied input data Exploiting this issue allows attackers to access arbitrary files in the Tomcat webroot This can expose sensitive inf ...

Mailing Lists

SEC Consult Security Advisory 20070314-0 - If the Apache HTTP Server and Tomcat are configured to interoperate with the common proxy modules (mod_proxy, mod_rewrite, mod_jk), an attacker might be able to break out of the intended destination path up to the webroot in Tomcat ...

References

CWE-22http://community.ca.com/blogs/casecurityresponseblog/archive/2009/01/23.aspxhttp://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306172http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01178795http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2007/Jul/msg00004.htmlhttp://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000003.htmlhttp://secunia.com/advisories/24732http://secunia.com/advisories/25106http://secunia.com/advisories/25280http://secunia.com/advisories/26235http://secunia.com/advisories/26660http://secunia.com/advisories/27037http://secunia.com/advisories/28365http://secunia.com/advisories/30899http://secunia.com/advisories/30908http://secunia.com/advisories/33668http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-03.xmlhttp://securityreason.com/securityalert/2446http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239312-1http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-206.htmhttp://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=197540http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.htmlhttp://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.htmlhttp://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.htmlhttp://www.fujitsu.com/global/support/software/security/products-f/interstage-200702e.htmlhttp://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:241http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_15_sr.htmlhttp://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_5_sr.htmlhttp://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0327.htmlhttp://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0360.htmlhttp://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0261.htmlhttp://www.sec-consult.com/287.htmlhttp://www.sec-consult.com/fileadmin/Advisories/20070314-0-apache_tomcat_directory_traversal.txthttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/462791/100/0/threadedhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485938/100/0/threadedhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/500396/100/0/threadedhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/500412/100/0/threadedhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22960http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25159http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0975http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2732http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3087http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3386http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0065http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1979/referenceshttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0233https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/32988https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/277d42b48b6e9aef50949c0dcc79ce21693091d73da246b3c1981925@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/29dc6c2b625789e70a9c4756b5a327e6547273ff8bde7e0327af48c5@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/5b7a23e245c93235c503900da854a143596d901bf1a1f67e851a5de4@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/8d2a579bbd977c225c70cb23b0ec54865fb0dab5da3eff1e060c9935@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/ba661b0edd913b39ff129a32d855620dd861883ade05fd88a8ce517d@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/c62b0e3a7bf23342352a5810c640a94b6db69957c5c19db507004d74@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r5c616dfc49156e4b06ffab842800c80f4425924d0f20c452c127a53c@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rb71997f506c6cc8b530dd845c084995a9878098846c7b4eacfae8db3@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rf8e8c091182b45daa50d3557cad9b10bb4198e3f08cf8f1c66a1b08d@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3Ehttps://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10643https://packetstormsecurity.com/files/55163/SA-20070314-0.txt.htmlhttps://nvd.nist.govhttps://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/29739/https://www.rapid7.com/db/vulnerabilities/sunpatch-112925https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22960https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0002.html