Apache Tomcat HTTP BIO information disclosure
|tomcat-httpbio-info-disclosure (66676)||Low Risk|
Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the improper handling of HTTP pipelining. By studying the application data within HTTP packets, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read responses intended for another user and obtain sensitive information.
Upgrade to the latest version of Apache Tomcat (7.0.12 or later), available from the Apache Tomcat Web Site. See References.
- Apache Web Site: Apache Tomcat.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Apr 06 2011: [SECURITY] CVE-2011-1475 Apache Tomcat information disclosure.
- BID-47199: Apache Tomcat HTTP BIO Connector Information Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2011-1475: The HTTP BIO connector in Apache Tomcat 7.0.x before 7.0.12 does not properly handle HTTP pipelining, which allows remote attackers to read responses intended for other clients in opportunistic circumstances by examining the application data in HTTP packets, related to a mix-up of responses for requests from different users.
- OSVDB ID: 73776: Apache Tomcat HTTP BIO Connector HTTP Pipelining Cross-user Remote Response Access
- Apache Tomcat 7
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.0 Beta
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.1
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.10
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.11
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.2
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.3
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.4
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.5
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.6
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.7
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.8
- Apache Tomcat 7.0.9
Apr 06, 2011
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