openSUSE Security Update : tomcat (openSUSE-2018-1276)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118446
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for tomcat fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2018-11784: When the default servlet in Apache Tomcat returned a redirect to a directory (e.g.
redirecting to '/foo/' when the user requested '/foo') a specially crafted URL could be used to cause the redirect to be generated to any URI of the attackers choice. (bsc#1110850)
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected tomcat packages.