SuSE Security Update: Security update for Tomcat 5 (tomcat5-6841)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE system is missing the security patch tomcat5-6841

Description :

This update of tomcat5/6 fixes:

CVE-2009-2693: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8
CVE-2009-2902: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
Directory traversal vulnerability allowed remote attackers
to create or overwrite arbitrary files/dirs with a specially crafted
WAR file.
CVE-2009-2901: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
When autoDeploy is enabled the autodeployment process deployed
appBase files that remain from a failed undeploy, which might allow
remote attackers to bypass intended authentication requirements
via HTTP requests.

Solution :

Install the security patch tomcat5-6841

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 45472 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2693

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