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CVE-2016-5018 Detail

Current Description

In Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.0.M9, 8.5.0 to 8.5.4, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.36, 7.0.0 to 7.0.70 and 6.0.0 to 6.0.45 a malicious web application was able to bypass a configured SecurityManager via a Tomcat utility method that was accessible to web applications.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0457.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-1551.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3720
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93942 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037142 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038757 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0455
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0456
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1548
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1549
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1550
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1552
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2247
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/343558d982879bf88ec20dbf707f8c11255f8e219e81d45c4f8d0551@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/37220405a377c0182d2afdbc36461c4783b2930fbeae3a17f1333113@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/388a323769f1dff84c9ec905455aa73fbcb20338e3c7eb131457f708@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/39ae1f0bd5867c15755a6f959b271ade1aea04ccdc3b2e639dcd903b@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/3d19773b4cf0377db62d1e9328bf9160bf1819f04f988315086931d7@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/845312a10aabbe2c499fca94003881d2c79fc993d85f34c1f5c77424@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/9b3a63a20c87179815fdea14f6766853bafe79a0042dc0b4aa878a9e@%3Cannounce.tomcat.apache.org%3E Mailing List Vendor Advisory
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/b5e3f51d28cd5d9b1809f56594f2cf63dcd6a90429e16ea9f83bbedc@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/b84ad1258a89de5c9c853c7f2d3ad77e5b8b2930be9e132d5cef6b95@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/b8a1bf18155b552dcf9a928ba808cbadad84c236d85eab3033662cfb@%3Cdev.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180605-0001/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • 7PK - Security Features (CWE-254)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.48:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5018
NVD Published Date:
08/10/2017
NVD Last Modified:
04/15/2019