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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-0096

Original release date: 05/31/2014
Last revised: 09/04/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

java/org/apache/catalina/servlets/DefaultServlet.java in the default servlet in Apache Tomcat before 6.0.40, 7.x before 7.0.53, and 8.x before 8.0.4 does not properly restrict XSLT stylesheets, which allows remote attackers to bypass security-manager restrictions and read arbitrary files via a crafted web application that provides an XML external entity declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, related to an XML External Entity (XXE) issue.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: BID
Name: 67667
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59616
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1578637
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1578655
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0865.html
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1578611
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-8.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59835
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59732
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7010166
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59873
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21681528
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1585853
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 60729
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59678
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1578610
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21678231
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59849
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2014-1972956.html

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:8.0.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:8.0.1
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.52
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:beta
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.11
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.12
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.13
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.14
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.15
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.16
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.17
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.18
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.19
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2:beta
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.20
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.21
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.22
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.23
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.24
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.25
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.26
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.27
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.28
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.29
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.30
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.31
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.32
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.33
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.34
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.35
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.36
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.37
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.38
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.39
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4:beta
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.40
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.41
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.42
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.43
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.44
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.45
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.46
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.47
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.48
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.49
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.50
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.7
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.8
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.9
+ Configuration 3
+ OR
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.39 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:alpha
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.17
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.18
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.19
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:alpha
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:beta
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.20
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.24
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.26
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.27
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.28
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.29
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.30
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.31
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.32
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.33
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.35
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.36
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.37
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:alpha
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6:alpha
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:alpha
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:beta
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8:alpha
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9:beta

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)