SuSE 10 Security Update : tomcat5 (ZYPP Patch Number 2987)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29591


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Certain characters of the URL were not properly filtered. This allowed directory reverse traversal attacks to access the web-root of tomcat.


Apply ZYPP patch number 2987.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29591

File Name: suse_tomcat5-2987.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/03/21