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Apache Jakarta-Tomcat /admin Context Vulnerability

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Apache Jakarta-Tomcat /admin Context Vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
07/20/2000
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

The default configuration of Jakarta Tomcat does not restrict access to the /admin context, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by directly calling the administrative servlets to add a context for the root directory.

Solution(s)

  • http-tomcat-0001

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