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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4703

Apache Tomcat 4.0.3, when running on Windows, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a request for a file that contains an MS-DOS device name such as lpt9, which leaks the pathname in an error message, as demonstrated by lpt9.xtp using Nikto.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4703

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Tomcat 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Tomcat 1

- References For CVE-2005-4703

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28484
BID 28484 Apache Tomcat Requests Containing MS-DOS Device Names Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-27
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/42914
XF tomcat-msdos-path-disclosure(42914)
http://www.osvdb.org/20033
OSVDB 20033
http://osvdb.org/ref/20/20033-tomcat-dos-path_disclosure.txt

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4703

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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