CVE-2015-5351

NameCVE-2015-5351
DescriptionThe (1) Manager and (2) Host Manager applications in Apache Tomcat 7.x before 7.0.68, 8.x before 8.0.31, and 9.x before 9.0.0.M2 establish sessions and send CSRF tokens for arbitrary new requests, which allows remote attackers to bypass a CSRF protection mechanism by using a token.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-435-1, DSA-3530-1, DSA-3552-1, DSA-3609-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tomcat6 (PTS)jessie, jessie (security)6.0.45+dfsg-1~deb8u1fixed
tomcat7 (PTS)jessie7.0.56-3+deb8u11fixed
jessie (security)7.0.56-3+really7.0.94-1fixed
stretch7.0.75-1fixed
tomcat8 (PTS)jessie8.0.14-1+deb8u11fixed
jessie (security)8.0.14-1+deb8u14fixed
stretch, stretch (security)8.5.14-1+deb9u3fixed
tomcat9 (PTS)bullseye, buster9.0.16-4fixed
sid9.0.22-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tomcat6source(unstable)6.0.41-3medium
tomcat6sourcesqueeze6.0.45-1~deb6u1mediumDLA-435-1
tomcat6sourcewheezy6.0.45+dfsg-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3530-1
tomcat7source(unstable)7.0.68-1medium
tomcat7sourcejessie7.0.56-3+deb8u2mediumDSA-3552-1
tomcat7sourcewheezy7.0.28-4+deb7u4mediumDSA-3552-1
tomcat8source(unstable)8.0.32-1medium
tomcat8sourcejessie8.0.14-1+deb8u2mediumDSA-3609-1
tomcat9source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- tomcat9 <not-affected> (Fixed before initial upload to Debian)
Since 6.0.41-3, src:tomcat6 only builds a servlet and docs
Fixed in 7.0.68, 8.0.32, 9.0.0.M3
Upstream advisory does not make reference to 6.x but looking at the
upstream patches reveals that this issue is fixed since 6.0.45
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1720661
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1720663

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