Apache Axis 1.0 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by requesting a non-existent WSDL file, which reveals the installation path in the resulting exception message.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Official Statement from Red Hat (05/10/2007)
Red Hat ship Axis in a number of products; however the installation path of Axis is fixed and deterministic, so this flaw does not disclose otherwise unknown information. We do not plan on issuing updates to fix this issue.
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20070427 Apache AXIS Non-Existent Java Web Service Path Disclosure?
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