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From Ivan <xhh...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [SECURITY] CVE-2011-1184 Apache Tomcat - Multiple weaknesses in HTTP DIGEST authentication
Date Wed, 28 Sep 2011 02:44:38 GMT
I will take a look at it later, just have some other issues on hand now.

2011/9/27 David Jencks <david_jencks@yahoo.com>

> To deal with this in geronimo, I think the 2.1.x can just use the updated
> tomcat code, but for 2.2.x and trunk we've copied the digest auth code into
> a jaspi like authenticator that will need to be updated.  While I could do
> this it might be better if someone else became more familiar with the code.
>  Any volunteers?
>
> thanks
> david jencks
>
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
> *From: *Mark Thomas <markt@apache.org>
> *Date: *September 26, 2011 4:08:30 AM PDT
> *To: *Tomcat Users List <users@tomcat.apache.org>
> *Cc: *Tomcat Developers List <dev@tomcat.apache.org>, Tomcat Announce List
> <announce@tomcat.apache.org>, announce@apache.org,
> full-disclosure@lists.grok.org.uk, bugtraq@securityfocus.com
> *Subject: **[SECURITY] CVE-2011-1184 Apache Tomcat - Multiple weaknesses
> in HTTP DIGEST authentication*
> *Reply-To: *"Tomcat Developers List" <dev@tomcat.apache.org>
>
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> Hash: SHA1
>
> CVE-2011-1184 Apache Tomcat - Multiple weaknesses in HTTP DIGEST
> authentication
>
> Severity: Moderate
>
> Vendor: The Apache Software Foundation
>
> Versions Affected:
> - - Tomcat 7.0.0 to 7.0.11
> - - Tomcat 6.0.0 to 6.0.32
> - - Tomcat 5.5.0 to 5.5.33
> - - Earlier, unsupported versions may also be affected
>
> Description:
> The implementation of HTTP DIGEST authentication was discovered to
> have several weaknesses:
> - - replay attacks were permitted
> - - server nonces were not checked
> - - client nonce counts were not checked
> - - qop values were not checked
> - - realm values were not checked
> - - the server secret was hard-coded to a known string
> The result of these weaknesses is that DIGEST authentication was only
> as secure as BASIC authentication.
>
> Mitigation:
> Users of Tomcat 7.0.x should upgrade to 7.0.12 or later
> Users of Tomcat 6.0.x should upgrade to 6.0.33 or later
> Users of Tomcat 5.5.x should upgrade to 5.5.34 or later
>
> Credit:
> This issue was identified by the Apache Tomcat security team
>
> References:
> http://tomcat.apache.org/security.html
> http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html
> http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
> http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html
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-- 
Ivan

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