Fedora 9 : tomcat6-6.0.18-1.1.fc9 (2008-7977)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34185


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This release fixes several security-related issues. In addition, this release fixes several user-reported problems related to the startup scripts and file layout.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected tomcat6 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34185

File Name: fedora_2008-7977.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/09/12

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tomcat6, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/06/04

Exploitable With

CANVAS (D2ExploitPack)

Elliot (Apache Tomcat File Disclosure)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1232, CVE-2008-1947, CVE-2008-2370, CVE-2008-2938

BID: 29502, 30494, 30496, 30633

FEDORA: 2008-7977

CWE: 22, 79