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CVE-2004-1452 Detail

Description

Tomcat before 5.0.27-r3 in Gentoo Linux sets the default permissions on the init scripts as tomcat:tomcat, but executes the scripts with root privileges, which could allow local users in the tomcat group to execute arbitrary commands as root by modifying the scripts.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200408-15.xml Patch 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10951 Patch 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16993

Weakness Enumeration

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-1452
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2004
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017
Source:
MITRE