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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-5885: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-5885: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
11/17/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The replay-countermeasure functionality in the HTTP Digest Access Authentication implementation in Apache Tomcat 5.5.x before 5.5.36, 6.x before 6.0.36, and 7.x before 7.0.30 tracks cnonce (aka client nonce) values instead of nonce (aka server nonce) and nc (aka nonce-count) values, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by sniffing the network for valid requests, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-1184.

Solution(s)

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

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