CVE-2016-6796

Published: 28 October 2016

A malicious web application running on Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.0.M9, 8.5.0 to 8.5.4, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.36, 7.0.0 to 7.0.70 and 6.0.0 to 6.0.45 was able to bypass a configured SecurityManager via manipulation of the configuration parameters for the JSP Servlet.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
tomcat6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (6.0.47)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Does not exist

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Does not exist

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Does not exist

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (6.0.45+dfsg-1ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Needed

Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin)
Released (6.0.35-1ubuntu3.9)
Patches:
Upstream: https://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&rev=1758496
tomcat7
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (7.0.72)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Does not exist

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Does not exist

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (7.0.68-1ubuntu0.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (7.0.52-1ubuntu0.8)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin) Does not exist
(precise was needed)
Patches:
Upstream: https://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&rev=1758495
tomcat8
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (8.0.37)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Does not exist

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Does not exist

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(8.0.38-2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (8.0.32-1ubuntu1.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin) Does not exist

Patches:
Upstream: https://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&rev=1758494