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Apache Jakarta Tomcat Null Byte Source Disclosure Vulnerability

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Apache Jakarta Tomcat Null Byte Source Disclosure Vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
02/07/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
03/21/2018

Description

Apache Jakarta Tomcat can be tricked into returning the source code of JSP files by appending a null byte and '.html' to the end of the JSP path. This allows a remote attacker to analyze the JSP logic for weaknesses, or discover credentials to database servers, etc.

Solution(s)

  • tomcat-3x-upgrade-latest

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