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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5461 (1 public exploit)

Absolute path traversal vulnerability in Apache Tomcat 4.0.0 through 4.0.6, 4.1.0, 5.0.0, 5.5.0 through 5.5.25, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.14, under certain configurations, allows remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files via a WebDAV write request that specifies an entity with a SYSTEM tag.
Publish Date : 2007-10-15 Last Update Date : 2014-03-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.5
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
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 2007-10-14 2007-10-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Absolute path traversal vulnerability in Apache Tomcat 4.0.0 through 4.0.6, 4.1.0, 5.0.0, 5.5.0 through 5.5.25, and 6.0.... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9202 unix
CVE-2007-5461 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075461 unix
DSA-1447 tomcat5.5 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7989 unix
DSA-1447-1 tomcat5.5 several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18716 unix
DSA-1453 tomcat5 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7988 unix
DSA-1453-1 tomcat5 - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18430 unix
ELSA-2008:0042: tomcat security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21709 unix
RHSA-2008:0042: tomcat security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080042 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-2007-5461

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Tomcat 1

- References For CVE-2007-5461

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-10.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200804-10
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:005
http://secunia.com/advisories/28317
SECUNIA 28317
http://secunia.com/advisories/28361
SECUNIA 28361
http://secunia.com/advisories/29242
SECUNIA 29242
http://secunia.com/advisories/29711
SECUNIA 29711
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1447
DEBIAN DSA-1447
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1453
DEBIAN DSA-1453
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:241
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:241
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0042.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0042
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0195.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0195
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0261.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0261
http://geronimo.apache.org/2007/10/18/potential-vulnerability-in-apache-tomcat-webdav-servlet.html CONFIRM
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=139344343412337&w=2
HP HPSBST02955
http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/tomcat-users/200710.mbox/%3C47135C2D.1000705@apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-users] 20071015 [Security] - Important vulnerability disclosed in Apache Tomcat webdav servlet
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:004
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-10-09
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//Jun/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-06-30
http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GERONIMO-3549
http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=119239530508382
FULLDISC 20071014 Apache Tomcat Rem0Te FiLe DiscloSure ZeroDay
http://secunia.com/advisories/27446
SECUNIA 27446
http://secunia.com/advisories/27398
SECUNIA 27398
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0630.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0630
http://secunia.com/advisories/27481
SECUNIA 27481
http://secunia.com/advisories/27727
SECUNIA 27727
http://secunia.com/advisories/30676
SECUNIA 30676
http://secunia.com/advisories/30802
SECUNIA 30802
http://secunia.com/advisories/30899
SECUNIA 30899
http://secunia.com/advisories/30908
SECUNIA 30908
http://secunia.com/advisories/31493
SECUNIA 31493
http://secunia.com/advisories/32266
SECUNIA 32266
http://secunia.com/advisories/32222
SECUNIA 32222
http://secunia.com/advisories/32120
SECUNIA 32120
http://secunia.com/advisories/57126
SECUNIA 57126
http://secunia.com/advisories/37460
SECUNIA 37460
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239312-1
SUNALERT 239312
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2163 CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216 CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-401.htm CONFIRM
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html CONFIRM
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html CONFIRM
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html CONFIRM
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21286112 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:136
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:136
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/4530
MILW0RM 4530
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0862.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0862
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681
BID 31681 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-007 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-03-24
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26070
BID 26070 Apache Tomcat WebDav Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2014-02-27
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018864
SECTRACK 1018864
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3671
VUPEN ADV-2007-3671
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3622
VUPEN ADV-2007-3622
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3674
VUPEN ADV-2007-3674
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2823
VUPEN ADV-2008-2823
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780
VUPEN ADV-2008-2780
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1856
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1979/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1979
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316
VUPEN ADV-2009-3316
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1981/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1981
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00525.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-3456
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/37243
XF apache-tomcat-webdav-dir-traversal(37243)
http://secunia.com/advisories/29313
SECUNIA 29313

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5461

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