CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2007-05-21
Bugzilla: 237656: CVE-2007-1860 mod_jk sends decoded URL to tomcat


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

mod_jk in Apache Tomcat JK Web Server Connector 1.2.x before 1.2.23 decodes request URLs within the Apache HTTP Server before passing the URL to Tomcat, which allows remote attackers to access protected pages via a crafted prefix JkMount, possibly involving double-encoded .. (dot dot) sequences and directory traversal, a related issue to CVE-2007-0450.

Find out more about CVE-2007-1860 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Application Server v2 4AS (mod_jk) RHSA-2007:0380 May 30, 2007
Red Hat Application Stack v1 for Enterprise Linux AS (v.4) (mod_jk) RHSA-2007:0379 May 30, 2007
Red Hat Satellite 5.0 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0261 May 20, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.3 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 June 30, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 June 30, 2008

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