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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4836

The HTTP/1.1 connector in Apache Tomcat 4.1.15 through 4.1.40 does not reject NULL bytes in a URL when allowLinking is configured, which allows remote attackers to read JSP source files and obtain sensitive information.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2012-02-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
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 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4836

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.26 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.27 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.28 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.29 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.29 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.30 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.33 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.34 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.35 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.36 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.37 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apache Tomcat 4.1.40 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Tomcat 26

- References For CVE-2005-4836
BID 28483 Apache Tomcat 'allowLinking' Accepts NULL Byte in URI Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-27 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4836

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