Fedora 26 : 1:tomcat (2018-a233dae4ab)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108838
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update includes a rebase from 8.0.49 up to 8.0.50 which resolves two CVEs along with various other bugs/features :
- rhbz#1548290	CVE-2018-1304 tomcat: Incorrect handling of empty string URL in security constraints can lead to unitended exposure of resources
- rhbz#1548284 CVE-2018-1305 tomcat: Late application of security constraints can lead to resource exposure for unauthorised users
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SolutionUpdate the affected 1:tomcat package.