Fedora 14 : tomcat6-6.0.26-14.fc14 (2010-16528)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Replaces tomcat6-6.0.26-13.fc14

- Resolves rhbz#640686 - Upgrade of tomcat6 wipes out
directories

- WARNING - Back up all files that need to be preserved
before package update or uninstall - WARNING

CVE-2010-2227 applied

Several Bug fixes :

- tomcat user shell

- Multiple instances of tomcat not working (not sure
this is the right fix).

- init script LSB compliance

- Update commons libs - no longer commons-xxx-tomcat5

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=612799
http://www.nessus.org/u?68aa68de

Solution :

Update the affected tomcat6 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50593 ()

Bugtraq ID: 41544

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2227

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