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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5333

Apache Tomcat 6.0.0 through 6.0.14, 5.5.0 through 5.5.25, and 4.1.0 through 4.1.36 does not properly handle (1) double quote (") characters or (2) %5C (encoded backslash) sequences in a cookie value, which might cause sensitive information such as session IDs to be leaked to remote attackers and enable session hijacking attacks. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-3385.
Publish Date : 2008-02-12 Last Update Date : 2022-02-03
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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 200

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5333 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2008-01-07 2008-02-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Apache Tomcat 6.0.0 through 6.0.14, 5.5.0 through 5.5.25, and 4.1.0 through 4.1.36 does not properly handle (1) double q... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11177 unix
CVE-2007-5333 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075333 unix
ELSA-2009:1164: tomcat security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22721 unix
RHSA-2009:1164 -- tomcat security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29179 unix
RHSA-2009:1164: tomcat security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091164 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-2007-5333

# 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-2007-5333

https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-dev] 20200213 svn commit: r1873980 [24/34] - /tomcat/site/trunk/docs/
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-dev] 20200213 svn commit: r1873980 [25/34] - /tomcat/site/trunk/docs/
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-dev] 20200203 svn commit: r1873527 [22/30] - /tomcat/site/trunk/docs/
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-dev] 20190325 svn commit: r1856174 [19/29] - in /tomcat/site/trunk: docs/ xdocs/ xdocs/stylesheets/
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-dev] 20190325 svn commit: r1856174 [20/29] - in /tomcat/site/trunk: docs/ xdocs/ xdocs/stylesheets/
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780
VUPEN ADV-2008-2780
http://secunia.com/advisories/44183
SECUNIA 44183
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=139344343412337&w=2
HP HPSBST02955
http://secunia.com/advisories/57126
SECUNIA 57126
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11177
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11177
http://www.securityfocus.com/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://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/JBoss_Enterprise_Application_Platform/4.2.0.cp08/html-single/Release_Notes/index.html CONFIRM
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-dev] 20190319 svn commit: r1855831 [22/30] - in /tomcat/site/trunk: ./ docs/ xdocs/
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487822/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080208 [SECURITY] CVE-2007-5333: Tomcat Cookie handling vulnerabilities
http://secunia.com/advisories/37460
SECUNIA 37460
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:176
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:176
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0488
VUPEN ADV-2008-0488
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1981/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1981
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1856
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2690
VUPEN ADV-2008-2690
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27012048 CONFIRM
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27012047 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/33330
SECUNIA 33330
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IZ20133
AIXAPAR IZ20133
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:018
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:018
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=532111 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316
VUPEN ADV-2009-3316
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:004
http://secunia.com/advisories/32222
SECUNIA 32222
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681
BID 31681 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-007 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-03-24
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-10-09
http://secunia.com/advisories/32036
SECUNIA 32036
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IZ20991
AIXAPAR IZ20991
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24018932 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/29711
SECUNIA 29711
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3636
SREASON 3636
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/30676
SECUNIA 30676
http://secunia.com/advisories/30802
SECUNIA 30802
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//Jun/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-06-30
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2163 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28915
SECUNIA 28915
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-10.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200804-10
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00460.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1603
http://secunia.com/advisories/28884
SECUNIA 28884
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27706
BID 27706 Apache Tomcat Cookie Quote Handling Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2014-02-27
http://jvn.jp/jp/JVN%2309470767/index.html
JVN JVN#09470767
http://secunia.com/advisories/28878
SECUNIA 28878
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html CONFIRM
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html CONFIRM
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00315.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1467
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/[email protected]%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
MLIST [tomcat-dev] 20190319 svn commit: r1855831 [21/30] - in /tomcat/site/trunk: ./ docs/ xdocs/

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5333

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


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