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CVE-2007-2353 Detail

Description

Apache Axis 1.0 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by requesting a non-existent WSDL file, which reveals the installation path in the resulting exception message.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/30/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2353
Original release date:
04/30/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/10/2007)

Red Hat ship Axis in a number of products; however the installation path of Axis is fixed and deterministic, so this flaw does not disclose otherwise unknown information. We do not plan on issuing updates to fix this issue.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2007-April/001562.html External Source VIM 20070427 Apache AXIS Non-Existent Java Web Service Path Disclosure?
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23687 Exploit External Source BID 23687
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34167 External Source XF apache-axis-wsdl-path-disclosure(34167)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:axis:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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