This security bulletin contains information about 1 vulnerabilities.
Added information about patches for version 7.x.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to the local user without access to the Tomcat process or configuration files is able to manipulate the RMI registry to perform a man-in-the-middle attack to capture user names and passwords used to access the JMX interface.
Successful vulnerability exploitation requires that Apache Tomcat is configured with the JMX Remote Lifecycle Listener.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Apache Tomcat: 9.0.0 - 9.0.28, 8.5.0 - 8.5.47, 7.0.0 - 7.0.97
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?