60176 : Apache Tomcat Windows Installer Blank Default Admin Password
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2009-11-09

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2009-3548" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : The Windows installer for Apache Tomcat 6.0.0 through 6.0.20, 5.5.0 through 5.5.28, and possibly earlier versions uses a blank default password for the administrative user, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Authentication Management
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS, Change Default Setting
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Third-party Verified

Products

Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
HP-UX
B.11.23
B.11.31

References

Tools & Filters

34970

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2009-11-13 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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