CVE-2011-1183

Current Description

Apache Tomcat 7.0.11, when web.xml has no login configuration, does not follow security constraints, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via HTTP requests to a meta-data complete web application. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2011-1088 and CVE-2011-1419.

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-2011-1582

Basic Data

PublishedApril 08, 2011
Last ModifiedOctober 09, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.8
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score4.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationApacheTomcat7.0.11*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Apache Tomcat 7.0.11

References

NameSourceURLTags
20110406 [SECURITY] CVE-2011-1183 Apache Tomcat security constraint bypasshttp://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2011/Apr/96FULLDISC
8187http://securityreason.com/securityalert/8187SREASON
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1087643http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1087643CONFIRMPATCH
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.htmlhttp://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.htmlCONFIRM
20110406 [SECURITY] CVE-2011-1183 Apache Tomcat security constraint bypasshttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/517362/100/0/threadedBUGTRAQ
47196http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/47196BID
tomcat-webxml-security-bypass(66675)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/66675XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12701https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12701OVAL