FreeBSD : tomcat -- bypass of CSRF prevention filter (953911fe-51ef-11e2-8e34-0022156e8794)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

The Apache Software Foundation reports :

The CSRF prevention filter could be bypassed if a request was made to
a protected resource without a session identifier present in the
request.

See also :

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?7ca7a92c

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63365 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4431

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