CVE-2009-0783

2009-06-05T00:00:00
ID UB:CVE-2009-0783
Type ubuntucve
Reporter ubuntu.com
Modified 2009-06-05T00:00:00

Description

Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18 permits web applications to replace an XML parser used for other web applications, which allows local users to read or modify the (1) web.xml, (2) context.xml, or (3) tld files of arbitrary web applications via a crafted application that is loaded earlier than the target application.

Bugs

  • <https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=29936>
  • <https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=45933>

Notes

Author| Note
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mdeslaur | example PoC: https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=29936#c12