openSUSE Security Update : tomcat (openSUSE-2020-345)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 134620

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for tomcat to version 9.0.31 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-17569: Fixed a regression in the handling of Transfer-Encoding headers that would have allowed HTTP Request Smuggling (bsc#1164825).

- CVE-2020-1935: Fixed an HTTP Request Smuggling issue (bsc#1164860).

- CVE-2020-1938: Fixed a file contents disclosure vulnerability (bsc#1164692).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP1:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected tomcat packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1164692

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1164825

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1164860

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 134620

File Name: openSUSE-2020-345.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/16/2020

Updated: 3/18/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-admin-webapps, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-docs-webapp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-el-3_0-api, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-embed, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-jsp-2_3-api, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-jsvc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-servlet-4_0-api, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat-webapps, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/15/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/24/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-17569, CVE-2020-1935, CVE-2020-1938