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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0033

Original release date: 06/05/2009
Last revised: 12/04/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18, when the Java AJP connector and mod_jk load balancing are used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application outage) via a crafted request with invalid headers, related to temporary blocking of connectors that have encountered errors, as demonstrated by an error involving a malformed HTTP Host header.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
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 disruption of service

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External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-11374
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT100203
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5739
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10231
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35344
Type: Advisory
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02860
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-3316
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1856
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090603 [SECURITY] CVE-2009-0033 Apache Tomcat DoS when using Java AJP connector
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT101146
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02579
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2207
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35788
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1496
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=781362&view=rev
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-11352
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 263529
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:136
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35326
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42368
External Source: JVN
Name: JVN#87272440
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:176
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19110
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37460
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2010-03-29-1
External Source: XF
Name: tomcat-ajp-dos(50928)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022331
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=742915&view=rev
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 35193
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35685
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:012
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3056
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:138
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-11356

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10231
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5739
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.11
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.12
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.13
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.14
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.15
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.16
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.17
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.18
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.19
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.2
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.20
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.21
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.22
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.23
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.24
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.25
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.26
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.27
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.28
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.29
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.3:beta
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.30
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.31
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.32
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.33
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.34
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.35
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.36
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.37
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.4
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.7
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.8
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.9
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.9:beta
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.11
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.12
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.13
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.14
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.15
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.16
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.17
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.18
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.19
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.2
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.20
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.21
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.22
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.23
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.24
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.25
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.26
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.27
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.4
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.7
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.8
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.9
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.38
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:4.1.39
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16
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