SuSE 10 Security Update : Tomcat 5 (ZYPP Patch Number 4990)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 31298
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VPR Score: 7


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


- Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in example JSP applications. (CVE-2006-7196)

- Handling of cookies containing a ' character.

- Handling of \' in cookies. (CVE-2007-3385)

- tomcat path traversal / information leak.

- directory traversal. (CVE-2007-1860)

- tomcat https information disclosure. (CVE-2008-0128)

- tomcat HTTP Request Smuggling. (CVE-2005-2090)


Apply ZYPP patch number 4990.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31298

File Name: suse_tomcat5-4990.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/27/2008

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/10/2008

Exploitable With


Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2090, CVE-2006-7196, CVE-2007-1860, CVE-2007-3382, CVE-2007-3385, CVE-2007-5641, CVE-2008-0128

CWE: 16, 20, 22, 79, 94, 200