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Sid 1-2061

Message

SERVER-APACHE Apache Tomcat null byte directory listing attempt

Summary

Jakarta Tomcat before 3.3.1a, when used with JDK 1.3.1 or earlier, allows remote attackers to list directories even with an index.html or other file present, or obtain unprocessed source code for a JSP file, via a URL containing a null character.

Impact

CVSS base score 5.0 CVSS impact score 2.9 CVSS exploitability score 10.0 confidentialityImpact PARTIAL integrityImpact NONE availabilityImpact NONE

CVE-2003-0042:

CVSS base score 5.0

CVSS impact score 2.9

CVSS exploitability score 10.0

Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL

Integrity Impact NONE

Availability Impact NONE

Detailed information

CVE-2003-0042: Jakarta Tomcat before 3.3.1a, when used with JDK 1.3.1 or earlier, allows remote attackers to list directories even with an index.html or other file present, or obtain unprocessed source code for a JSP file, via a URL containing a null character.

Affected systems

  • apache tomcat 3.0
  • apache tomcat 3.1
  • apache tomcat 3.1.1
  • apache tomcat 3.2
  • apache tomcat 3.2.1
  • apache tomcat 3.2.3
  • apache tomcat 3.2.4
  • apache tomcat 3.3
  • apache tomcat 3.3.1

Ease of attack

CVE-2003-0042:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity LOW

Authentication NONE

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Upgrade to the latest non-affected version of the software.

Apply the appropriate vendor supplied patches.

Contributors

  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

Additional References