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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1860

Original release date: 05/25/2007
Last revised: 09/21/2011


mod_jk in Apache Tomcat JK Web Server Connector 1.2.x before 1.2.23 decodes request URLs within the Apache HTTP Server before passing the URL to Tomcat, which allows remote attackers to access protected pages via a crafted prefix JkMount, possibly involving double-encoded .. (dot dot) sequences and directory traversal, a related issue to CVE-2007-0450.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
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

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External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-07-31
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02262
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-jk.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3386
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306172
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0379
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2732
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1941
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1312
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018138
External Source: BID
Name: 25159
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2008:005
External Source: MISC
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/connectors-doc/news/20070301.html#20070518.1
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: tomcat-jkconnector-security-bypass(34496)
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6002
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0261
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200708-15
External Source: BID
Name: 24147

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6002
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
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cpe:/a:apache:tomcat_jk_web_server_connector:1.2.22 and previous versions

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