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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-2901: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-2901: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/28/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The autodeployment process in Apache Tomcat 5.5.0 through 5.5.28 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.20, when autoDeploy is enabled, deploys appBase files that remain from a failed undeploy, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended authentication requirements via HTTP requests.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-tomcat

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