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CVE-2007-4724 Detail

Description

Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in cal2.jsp in the calendar examples application in Apache Tomcat 4.1.31 allows remote attackers to add events as arbitrary users via the time and description parameters.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/05/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4724
Original release date:
09/05/2007
Last revised:
02/05/2009
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (09/06/2007)

This name is a duplicate of CVE-2006-7196. This issue was fixed in Apache Tomcat 4.1.32 and 5.5.16.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2007-09/0040.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20070904 Re: Apache tomcat calendar example cross site scripting and cross site request forgery vulnerability
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3094 External Source SREASON 3094
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/478491/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070904 Apache tomcat calendar example cross site scripting and cross site request forgery vulnerability

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:4.1.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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