openSUSE 10 Security Update : tomcat55 (tomcat55-5547)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34168

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of tomcat fixes another directory traversal bug which occurs when allowLinking and UTF-8 are enabled. (CVE-2008-2938)

Solution

Update the affected tomcat55 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34168

File Name: suse_tomcat55-5547.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/09/11

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-admin-webapps, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-common-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-jasper, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-jasper-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-jsp-2_0-api, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-jsp-2_0-api-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-server-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-servlet-2_4-api, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-servlet-2_4-api-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat55-webapps, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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: 2008/08/22

Exploitable With

CANVAS (D2ExploitPack)

Elliot (Apache Tomcat File Disclosure)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2938

CWE: 22