CVE-2006-3835 Detail

Current Description

Apache Tomcat 5 before 5.5.17 allows remote attackers to list directories via a semicolon (;) preceding a filename with a mapped extension, as demonstrated by URLs ending with /;index.jsp and /;help.do.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/24/2006)

This issue is not a security issue in Tomcat itself, but is caused when directory listings are enabled. Details on how to disable directory listings are available at: http://tomcat.apache.org/faq/misc.html#listing

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2006-07/0467.html Exploit  Patch 
http://community.ca.com/blogs/casecurityresponseblog/archive/2009/01/23.aspx
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016576
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239312-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-206.htm
http://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=197540
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0261.html
http://www.sec-consult.com/289.html
http://www.securenetwork.it/ricerca/advisory/download/SN-2009-02.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/468048/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/500396/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/500412/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507729/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19106 Exploit 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1727
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1979/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0233
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27902
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34183
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/29dc6c2b625789e70a9c4756b5a327e6547273ff8bde7e0327af48c5@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/c62b0e3a7bf23342352a5810c640a94b6db69957c5c19db507004d74@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rb71997f506c6cc8b530dd845c084995a9878098846c7b4eacfae8db3@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3835
NVD Published Date:
07/25/2006
NVD Last Modified:
03/25/2019
Source:
MITRE