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HP-UX: CVE-2009-2693: Running Tomcat Servlet Engine, Remote Increase in Privilege, Arbitrary File Modification

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
6 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) January 28, 2010 August 11, 2017 September 12, 2017

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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Solution

hpux-update-hpuxws22tomcat-tomcat

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