Insecure Defaults

Affecting org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina artifact, versions [,7.0.89) || [8.0.0, 8.0.53) || [8.5.0, 8.5.32) || [9.0.0, 9.0.9)

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Overview

org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina is a Tomcat Servlet Engine Core Classes and Standard implementations.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Insecure Defaults. The defaults settings for the CORS filter are insecure and enable supportsCredentials for all origins.

Remediation

Upgrade org.apache.tomcat:tomcat-catalina to version 7.0.89, 8.0.53, 8.5.32, 9.0.9 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

9.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Credit
Unknown
CVE
CVE-2018-8014
CWE
CWE-453
Snyk ID
SNYK-JAVA-ORGAPACHETOMCAT-32281
Disclosed
16 May, 2018
Published
21 May, 2018