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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   Apache Tomcat Vendors:   Apache Software Foundation
(Sun Issues Fix for Solaris) Tomcat WebDAV Servlet Lets Remote Users View Arbitrary Files
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1020418
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1020418
CVE Reference:   CVE-2007-5461   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 2 2008
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 4.0.0 - 4.0.6, 4.1.0, 5.0.x, 5.5.0 - 5.5.25, 6.0.0 - 6.0.14
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Tomcat. A remote user can view files on the target system.

If a WebDAV servlet is configured and enabled for write, a remote user can supply a specially crafted request containing a SYSTEM tag to view the contents of arbitrary files on the target system.

eliteb0y reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can view the contents of arbitrary files on the target system.
Solution:   Sun has issued a fix for Tomcat on Solaris.

SPARC Platform

* Solaris 10 with patch 122911-12 or later

x86 Platform

* Solaris 10 with patch 122912-12 or later

A fix for Solaris 9 is pending.

The Sun advisory is available at:

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-239312-1

Vendor URL:  tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (Solaris - SunOS)
Underlying OS Comments:  9, 10

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Oct 26 2007 Tomcat WebDAV Servlet Lets Remote Users View Arbitrary Files



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