openSUSE Security Update : tomcat6 (openSUSE-SU-2013:0161-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- fix bnc#794548 - denial of service (CVE-2012-4534)

- apache-tomcat-CVE-2012-4534.patch fixes apache#53138,

- fix a minor issue in apache-tomcat-CVE-2012-4431.patch
use the already initialized session variable instead of
an another call req.getSesssion()

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected tomcat6 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74938 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4431

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