Fedora 9 : tomcat5-5.5.27-0jpp.2.fc9 (2008-8113)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 34226
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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Mon Sep 15 2008 David Walluck <dwalluck at redhat.com> 0:5.5.27-0jpp.2

- add commons-io symlink

- Mon Sep 15 2008 David Walluck <dwalluck at redhat.com> 0:5.5.27-0jpp.1

- 5.5.27 Resolves: rhbz#456120 Resolves: rhbz#457934 Resolves: rhbz#446393 Resolves: rhbz#457597

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Update the affected tomcat5 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34226

File Name: fedora_2008-8113.nasl

Version: 1.23

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/17/2008

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tomcat5, 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: 9/16/2008

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/4/2008

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: 2008-8113

CWE: 22, 79