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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   Apache Tomcat Vendors:   Apache Software Foundation
Apache Tomcat JmxRemoteLifecycleListener Bug Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037331
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1037331
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-3427, CVE-2016-8735   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 23 2016
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6.0.0 to 6.0.47, 7.0.0 to 7.0.72, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.38, 8.5.0 to 8.5.6, 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.0.M11
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Apache Tomcat. A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to a JMX port to trigger a flaw in the JmxRemoteLifecycleListener and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target service.

Systems running the JmxRemoteLifecycleListener are affected.

Pierre Ernst reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (6.0.48, 7.0.73, 8.0.39, 8.5.8, 9.0.0.M13).

The vendor advisories are available at:

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-8.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-9.html

Vendor URL:  tomcat.apache.org/security-9.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
May 11 2017 (IBM Issues Fix for IBM Cognos Business Viewpoint) Apache Tomcat JmxRemoteLifecycleListener Bug Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code on the Target System
IBM has issued a fix for IBM Cognos Business Viewpoint.



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