SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : tomcat6 (SAT Patch Numbers 8155 / 8156)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update of tomcat6 fixes :

- apache-tomcat-CVE-2012-3544.patch. (bnc#831119)

- use chown --no-dereference to prevent symlink attacks on
log (bnc#822177#c7/prevents CVE-2013-1976)

- Fix tomcat init scripts generating malformed classpath (
http://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issue/JT-18545 )
bnc#804992 (patch from m407)

- fix a typo in initscript. (bnc#768772)

- copy all shell scripts (bnc#818948)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=768772
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=804992
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=818948
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=822177
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=831119
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0022.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3544.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1976.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8155 / 8156 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69458 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0022
CVE-2012-3544
CVE-2013-1976

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