Apache Tomcat 6.0.0 through 6.0.14, 5.5.0 through 5.5.25, and 4.1.0
through 4.1.36 does not properly handle (1) double quote (")
characters or (2) %5C (encoded backslash) sequences in a cookie value,
which might cause sensitive information such as session IDs to be
leaked to remote attackers and enable session hijacking attacks. NOTE:
this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-3385.
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