openSUSE Security Update : tomcat6 (openSUSE-SU-2011:0988-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The following security issues were fixed in tomcat :

- Fixed a tomcat user password information leak
(CVE-2011-2204)

- Fixed atomcat information leak and DoS (CVE-2011-2526)

Also one bug was fixed :

- fix bnc#702289 - suse manager pam ldap authentication
fails

- source CATALINA_HOME/bin/setenv.sh if exists

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-09/msg00001.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=702289
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706382
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706404

Solution :

Update the affected tomcat6 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76034 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2204
CVE-2011-2526

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