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CVE-2003-0043 Detail

Description

Jakarta Tomcat before 3.3.1a, when used with JDK 1.3.1 or earlier, uses trusted privileges when processing the web.xml file, which could allow remote attackers to read portions of some files through the web.xml file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/07/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://jakarta.apache.org/builds/jakarta-tomcat/release/v3.3.1a/ Vendor Advisory
http://jakarta.apache.org/builds/jakarta-tomcat/release/v3.3.1a/RELEASE-NOTES-3.3.1a.txt Vendor Advisory
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/n-060.shtml
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-246
http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/5111
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6722
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11195

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:3.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0043
NVD Published Date:
02/07/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017