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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-1184: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-1184: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/14/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The HTTP Digest Access Authentication implementation in Apache Tomcat 5.5.x before 5.5.34, 6.x before 6.0.33, and 7.x before 7.0.12 does not have the expected countermeasures against replay attacks, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by sniffing the network for valid requests, related to lack of checking of nonce (aka server nonce) and nc (aka nonce-count or client nonce count) values.

Solution(s)

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

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