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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0128

The SingleSignOn Valve (org.apache.catalina.authenticator.SingleSignOn) in Apache Tomcat before 5.5.21 does not set the secure flag for the JSESSIONIDSSO cookie in an https session, which can cause the cookie to be sent in http requests and make it easier for remote attackers to capture this cookie.
Publish Date : 2008-01-22 Last Update Date : 2009-02-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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)

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2008-01-23 2006-12-20
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-0128 unix
DSA-1468 tomcat5.5 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7601 unix
DSA-1468-1 tomcat5.5 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20358 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-2008-0128

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Tomcat 5.5.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Tomcat 1

- References For CVE-2008-0128 CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0630
VUPEN ADV-2009-0233
BUGTRAQ 20090124 CA20090123-01: Cohesion Tomcat Multiple Vulnerabilities
BID 27365 Apache Tomcat SingleSignOn Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2010-08-05
BUGTRAQ 20090127 CA20090123-01: Cohesion Tomcat Multiple Vulnerabilities (Updated - v1.1)
XF apache-singlesignon-information-disclosure(39804) CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0261
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:005

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0128

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