Fedora 24 : 1:tomcat (2017-e4638a345c)

high Nessus Plugin ID 101185

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update includes a rebase from 8.0.43 up to 8.0.44 which resolves a single CVE along with various other bugs/features :

- rhbz#1459160 CVE-2017-5664 tomcat: Security constrained bypass in error page mechanism

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Solution

Update the affected 1:tomcat package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-e4638a345c

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 101185

File Name: fedora_2017-e4638a345c.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/3/2017

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:1:tomcat, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 6/29/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/6/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5664