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Apache Tomcat: Low: Arbitrary file deletion and/or alteration on deploy (CVE-2009-2693)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
6 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) January 28, 2010 May 17, 2012 February 13, 2015

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in Apache Tomcat 5.5.0 through 5.5.28 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.20 allows remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in an entry in a WAR file, as demonstrated by a ../../bin/catalina.bat entry.

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References

Solution

apache-tomcat-upgrade-5_5_29

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