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CVE-2007-5333 Detail

Description

Apache Tomcat 6.0.0 through 6.0.14, 5.5.0 through 5.5.25, and 4.1.0 through 4.1.36 does not properly handle (1) double quote (") characters or (2) %5C (encoded backslash) sequences in a cookie value, which might cause sensitive information such as session IDs to be leaked to remote attackers and enable session hijacking attacks. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-3385.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/11/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5333
Original release date:
02/11/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
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 (04/24/2008)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5333 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://jvn.jp/jp/JVN%2309470767/index.html External Source JVN JVN#09470767
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//Jun/msg00002.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-06-30
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-10-09
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:004
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=139344343412337&w=2 External Source HP HPSBST02955
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-10.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200804-10
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3636 External Source SREASON 3636
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2163 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2163
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html External Source CONFIRM http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html External Source CONFIRM http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html External Source CONFIRM http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:018 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:018
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:176 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:176
http://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/JBoss_Enterprise_Application_Platform/4.2.0.cp08/html-single/Release_Notes/index.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/JBoss_Enterprise_Application_Platform/4.2.0.cp08/html-single/Release_Notes/index.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/487822/100/0/threaded Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20080208 [SECURITY] CVE-2007-5333: Tomcat Cookie handling vulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27706 Exploit; Patch External Source BID 27706
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681 External Source BID 31681
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0488 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0488
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1856
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1981/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1981
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2690 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2690
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2780
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-3316
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24018932 External Source CONFIRM http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24018932
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27012047 External Source CONFIRM http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27012047
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27012048 External Source CONFIRM http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27012048
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IZ20133 External Source AIXAPAR IZ20133
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IZ20991 External Source AIXAPAR IZ20991
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=532111 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=532111
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11177 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11177
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00315.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1467
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00460.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1603

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11177
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11177

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:apache_software_foundation:tomcat:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache_software_foundation:tomcat:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache_software_foundation:tomcat:5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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