SuSE 10 Security Update : Tomcat 5 (ZYPP Patch Number 3951)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29592


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 3951.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29592

File Name: suse_tomcat5-3951.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

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: 2007/07/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0450

CWE: 22