CVE-2011-2204

Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor in maven/org.apache.tomcat/tomcat

Identifiers

GHSA-c57p-3v2g-w9rg, CVE-2011-2204

Package Slug

maven/org.apache.tomcat/tomcat

Vulnerability

Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

Description

Apache Tomcat 5.5.x before 5.5.34, 6.x before 6.0.33, and 7.x before 7.0.17, when the MemoryUserDatabase is used, creates log entries containing passwords upon encountering errors in JMX user creation, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading a log file.

Affected Versions

All versions starting from 5.5.0 before 5.5.34, all versions starting from 6.0.0 before 6.0.33, all versions starting from 7.0.0 before 7.0.19

Solution

Upgrade to versions 5.5.34, 6.0.33, 7.0.19 or above.

Last Modified

2022-07-25

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