Multiple vulnerabilities in Open Source Apache Tomcat reported by The Apache Software Foundation affect IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM)
DESCRIPTION: Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by a flaw when serving resources from a network location using the NTFS file system. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to view the source code for JSPs in some configurations, and use this information to launch further attacks against the affected system.
CVSS Base score: 8.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/194894 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager||188.8.131.52|
|Fix||VRMF||APAR||How to acquire fix|
Please get familiar with eFix readme in etc/<efix_name>_readme.txt
Note that the eFix requires manual deletion of the external/apache-tomcat directory.
Workarounds and Mitigations
The above eFix is applicable only to 184.108.40.206 and can be downloaded and applied directly.
Note: TADDM 220.127.116.11 - 18.104.22.168 are not affected as they use WebSphere Liberty Profile.
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26 Feb 2021: Initial Publication
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02 March 2021