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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-8014: Security patch for tomcat8 ((Multiple Advisories))

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-8014: Security patch for tomcat8 ((Multiple Advisories))

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/16/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
08/11/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The defaults settings for the CORS filter provided in Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.8, 8.5.0 to 8.5.31, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.52, 7.0.41 to 7.0.88 are insecure and enable 'supportsCredentials' for all origins. It is expected that users of the CORS filter will have configured it appropriately for their environment rather than using it in the default configuration. Therefore, it is expected that most users will not be impacted by this issue.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat7
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat8
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat80

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat7
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat8
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat80

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