Your submission was sent successfully! Close

CVE-2012-3546

Published: 19 December 2012

org/apache/catalina/realm/RealmBase.java in Apache Tomcat 6.x before 6.0.36 and 7.x before 7.0.30, when FORM authentication is used, allows remote attackers to bypass security-constraint checks by leveraging a previous setUserPrincipal call and then placing /j_security_check at the end of a URI.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
tomcat6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (6.0.35-6)
Patches:
Upstream: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1381035
tomcat7
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (7.0.28-4)
Patches:
Upstream: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1377892