BSA-2017-447

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2017-447

Initial Publication Date

11/17/2017

Last Updated

11/17/2017

Revision

1.0: Final

Risk Impact

Medium

Workaround

N/A

Component

Apache

Affected CVE

CVE-2017-12617

CVSS Score

5.0

Summary

When running Apache Tomcat versions 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.0, 8.5.0 to 8.5.22, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.46 and 7.0.0 to 7.0.81 with HTTP PUTs enabled (e.g. via setting the readonly initialisation parameter of the Default servlet to false) it was possible to upload a JSP file to the server via a specially crafted request. This JSP could then be requested and any code it contained would be executed by the server.

Affected Products

No Brocade products are affected by this vulnerability.

Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade Fabric OS and Brocade Network Advisor are confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version Change Date
1.0 Initial Publication November 17, 2017

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