CVE-2009-2693

Published: 28 January 2010

Directory traversal vulnerability in Apache Tomcat 5.5.0 through 5.5.28 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.20 allows remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in an entry in a WAR file, as demonstrated by a ../../bin/catalina.bat entry.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
tomcat5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

tomcat5.5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Patches:
Upstream: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=902650
tomcat6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Patches:
Upstream: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=892815