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CVE-2015-5174 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in RequestUtil.java in Apache Tomcat 6.x before 6.0.45, 7.x before 7.0.65, and 8.x before 8.0.27 allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended SecurityManager restrictions and list a parent directory via a /.. (slash dot dot) in a pathname used by a web application in a getResource, getResourceAsStream, or getResourcePaths call, as demonstrated by the $CATALINA_BASE/webapps directory.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/24/2016

Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 1.4
Exploitability Score: 2.8


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): Low
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00047.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00069.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00082.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00085.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=145974991225029&w=2
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/135883/Apache-Tomcat-Limited-Directory-Traversal.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1435.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2045.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2599.html
http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2016/Feb/149
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1696281
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1696284
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1700897
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1700898
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1700900
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html Vendor Advisory
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html Vendor Advisory
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-8.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3530
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3552
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3609
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2018-4258247.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2016-3090545.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/83329
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035070
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3024-1
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1432
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1433
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1434
https://bto.bluecoat.com/security-advisory/sa118
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05054964
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05150442
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05158626
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201705-09
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180531-0001/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.5:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.57:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.59:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.61:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc10:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.0:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:8.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 3
OR
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:15.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5174
NVD Published Date:
02/24/2016
NVD Last Modified:
07/18/2018