(HP Issues Fix for HP OpenVMS) Apache Tomcat Security Manager Bug Lets Remote Authenticated Users Bypass Security Controls and View Files
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1033846|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1033846
(Links to External Site)
Date: Oct 16 2015
Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes |
Version(s): 6.0.0 to 6.0.39, 7.0.0 to 7.0.52, 8.0.0-RC1 to 8.0.3|
A vulnerability was reported in Apache Tomcat. A remote authenticated user can bypass file access constraints in certain situations.|
A web application running under a security manager can define an XSLT to bypass file access constraints.
The Tomcat security team reported this vulnerability.
A remote authenticated user can bypass file access constraints in certain situations.|
HP has issued a fix.|
The HP advisory is available at:
Vendor URL: h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04851013 (Links to External Site)
Access control error|
|Underlying OS: OpenVMS|
This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.|
Source Message Contents
Subject: [security bulletin] HPSBOV03503 rev.1 - HP OpenVMS CSWS_JAVA running Tomcat, Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities|
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c04851013
HPSBOV03503 rev.1 - HP OpenVMS CSWS_JAVA running Tomcat, Multiple Remote
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2015-10-15
Last Updated: 2015-10-15
Potential Security Impact: Remote multiple vulnerabilities
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified in HP OpenVMS
CSWS_JAVA running Tomcat. These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely
to create a Denial of Service (DoS) and other impacts.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP OpenVMS CSWS_JAVA v7.0.29 Tomcat
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2013-4286 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) 5.8
CVE-2013-4322 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 4.3
CVE-2013-4444 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 6.8
CVE-2013-4590 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-0075 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0
CVE-2014-0096 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-0099 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-0119 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-0230 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) 7.8
CVE-2014-0277 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) 9.3
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided the following software update to resolve the vulnerabilities
in HP OpenVMS CSWS_Java.
"Cumulative security patch for vulnerabilities addressed on CSWS_JAVA
Version:1 (rev.1) - 15 October 2015 Initial release
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