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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
Two old but not yet fixed security issues in tomcat5 were spotted and
are fixed by this update :
- Apache Tomcat 5 before 5.5.17 allows remote attackers to
list directories via a semicolon (;) preceding a
filename with a mapped extension, as demonstrated by
URLs ending with /;index.jsp and /;help.do.
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in certain applications using
Apache Tomcat allowed remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script
or HTML via crafted 'Accept-Language headers that do not conform to
These issues were rated 'low' by the Apache Tomcat team.
See also :
Apply ZYPP patch number 5955.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0