Descriptionjava/org/apache/catalina/authenticator/FormAuthenticator.java in the form authentication feature in Apache Tomcat 6.0.21 through 6.0.36 and 7.x before 7.0.33 does not properly handle the relationships between authentication requirements and sessions, which allows remote attackers to inject a request into a session by sending this request during completion of the login form, a variant of a session fixation attack.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2013:1307-1, published Wed, 7 Aug 2013 10:04:39 +0200 (CEST)
- openSUSE-SU-2013:1411-1, published Sun, 8 Sep 2013 18:04:38 +0200 (CEST)
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Manager Server 1.2||tomcat6||Released|