Apache Tomcat HTTP Server Directory Traversal
A vulnerability in Apache Tomcat HTTP server may allow for directory traversal attacks.
The vendor has made an update available for remediation here:
Apache Tomcat is the servlet container for JavaServlet and JavaServer Page Web applications.
A vulnerability in Apache Tomcat HTTP server may allow for directory traversal attacks. The vulnerability is cause by a misconfiguration of certain modules. An attacker could craft a special URL to view directories and files on the HTTP server without authorization.
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