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CVE-2021-28164 Detail

Current Description

In Eclipse Jetty 9.4.37.v20210219 to 9.4.38.v20210224, the default compliance mode allows requests with URIs that contain %2e or %2e%2e segments to access protected resources within the WEB-INF directory. For example a request to /context/%2e/WEB-INF/web.xml can retrieve the web.xml file. This can reveal sensitive information regarding the implementation of a web application.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Eclipse Foundation
Base Score:  5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/164590/Jetty-9.4.37.v20210219-Information-Disclosure.html Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://github.com/eclipse/jetty.project/security/advisories/GHSA-v7ff-8wcx-gmc5 Mitigation  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r0841b06b48324cfc81325de3c05a92e53f997185f9d71ff47734d961@%3Cissues.solr.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r111f1ce28b133a8090ca4f809a1bdf18a777426fc058dc3a16c39c66@%3Cissues.solr.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r2a3ea27cca2ac7352d392b023b72e824387bc9ff16ba245ec663bdc6@%3Cissues.zookeeper.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r2ea2f0541121f17e470a0184843720046c59d4bde6d42bf5ca6fad81@%3Cissues.solr.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r3c55b0baa4dc38958ae147b2f216e212605f1071297f845e14477d36@%3Cissues.zookeeper.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r4a66bfbf62281e31bc1345ebecbfd96f35199eecd77bfe4e903e906f@%3Cissues.ignite.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r4b1fef117bccc7f5fd4c45fd2cabc26838df823fe5ca94bc42a4fd46@%3Cissues.ignite.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r5b3693da7ecb8a75c0e930b4ca26a5f97aa0207d9dae4aa8cc65fe6b@%3Cissues.ignite.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r6ac9e263129328c0db9940d72b4a6062e703c58918dd34bd22cdf8dd@%3Cissues.ignite.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r763840320a80e515331cbc1e613fa93f25faf62e991974171a325c82@%3Cdev.zookeeper.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r780c3c210a05c5bf7b4671303f46afc3fe56758e92864e1a5f0590d0@%3Cjira.kafka.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r7dd079fa0ac6f47ba1ad0af98d7d0276547b8a4e005f034fb1016951@%3Cissues.zookeeper.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r8e6c116628c1277c3cf132012a66c46a0863fa2a3037c0707d4640d4@%3Cissues.zookeeper.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r90e7b4c42a96d74c219e448bee6a329ab0cd3205c44b63471d96c3ab@%3Cissues.zookeeper.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r9974f64723875052e02787b2a5eda689ac5247c71b827d455e5dc9a6@%3Cissues.solr.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rbc075a4ac85e7a8e47420b7383f16ffa0af3b792b8423584735f369f@%3Cissues.solr.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rcea249eb7a0d243f21696e4985de33f3780399bf7b31ea1f6d489b8b@%3Cissues.zookeeper.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rd0471252aeb3384c3cfa6d131374646d4641b80dd313e7b476c47a9c@%3Cissues.solr.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rd7c8fb305a8637480dc943ba08424c8992dccad018cd1405eb2afe0e@%3Cdev.ignite.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20210611-0006/ Third Party Advisory 
https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuapr2022.html Not Applicable  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpujan2022.html Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2021.html Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor Reference acceptance level Eclipse Foundation  
CWE-551 Incorrect Behavior Order: Authorization Before Parsing and Canonicalization Reference acceptance level Eclipse Foundation  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-28164
NVD Published Date:
04/01/2021
NVD Last Modified:
07/14/2022
Source:
Eclipse Foundation