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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0450

Directory traversal vulnerability in Apache HTTP Server and Tomcat 5.x before 5.5.22 and 6.x before 6.0.10, when using certain proxy modules (mod_proxy, mod_rewrite, mod_jk), allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) sequence with combinations of (1) "/" (slash), (2) "\" (backslash), and (3) URL-encoded backslash (%5C) characters in the URL, which are valid separators in Tomcat but not in Apache.
Publish Date : 2007-03-16 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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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) Directory traversal
CWE ID 22

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2007-03-14 2007-03-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-0450 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20070450 unix
Directory traversal vulnerability in Apache HTTP Server and Tomcat 5.x before 5.5.22 and 6.x before 6.0.10, when using c... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10643 unix
ELSA-2007:0327: tomcat security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22631 unix
RHSA-2007:0327: tomcat security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070327 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0450

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Http Server Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Tomcat 5.0.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Tomcat 5.0.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Apache Tomcat 6.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Http Server 1
Apache Tomcat 26

- References For CVE-2007-0450

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306172 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/2732
VUPEN ADV-2007-2732
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01178795
HP SSRT071447
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2007/Jul/msg00004.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-07-31
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000003.html
MLIST [Security-announce] 20080107 VMSA-2008-0002 Low severity security update for VirtualCenter and ESX Server 3.0.2, and ESX 3.0.1
http://secunia.com/advisories/26235
SECUNIA 26235
http://secunia.com/advisories/26660
SECUNIA 26660
http://secunia.com/advisories/27037
SECUNIA 27037
http://secunia.com/advisories/28365
SECUNIA 28365
http://secunia.com/advisories/30899
SECUNIA 30899
http://secunia.com/advisories/30908
SECUNIA 30908
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239312-1
SUNALERT 239312
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2446
SREASON 2446
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-206.htm CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3087
VUPEN ADV-2007-3087
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3386
VUPEN ADV-2007-3386
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1979/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1979
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0065
VUPEN ADV-2008-0065
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:241
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:241
http://www.fujitsu.com/global/support/software/security/products-f/interstage-200702e.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25159
BID 25159 Apple Mac OS X 2007-007 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-08-08
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/485938/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080108 VMSA-2008-0002 Low severity security update for VirtualCenter and ESX Server 3.0.2, and ESX 3.0.1
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_15_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:015
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0360.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0360
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0261.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0261
http://secunia.com/advisories/25106
SECUNIA 25106
http://secunia.com/advisories/24732
SECUNIA 24732
http://community.ca.com/blogs/casecurityresponseblog/archive/2009/01/23.aspx CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/25280
SECUNIA 25280
http://secunia.com/advisories/33668
SECUNIA 33668
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-03.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200705-03
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html CONFIRM
http://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=197540 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0975
VUPEN ADV-2007-0975
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html CONFIRM
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2009/0233
VUPEN ADV-2009-0233
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0327.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0327
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_5_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:005
http://www.sec-consult.com/fileadmin/Advisories/20070314-0-apache_tomcat_directory_traversal.txt
http://www.sec-consult.com/287.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/500396/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090124 CA20090123-01: Cohesion Tomcat Multiple Vulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/500412/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090127 CA20090123-01: Cohesion Tomcat Multiple Vulnerabilities (Updated - v1.1)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/462791/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070314 SEC Consult SA-20070314-0 :: Apache HTTP Server / Tomcat directory traversal
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22960
BID 22960 Apache HTTP Server Tomcat Directory Traversal Vulnerability Release Date:2010-08-05
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/32988
XF tomcat-proxy-directory-traversal(32988)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0450

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