openSUSE 10 Security Update : tomcat5 (tomcat5-5684)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34442


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of tomcat fixes an information leak due to incorrect IP address filtering. (CVE-2008-3271)


Update the affected tomcat5 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34442

File Name: suse_tomcat5-5684.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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:tomcat5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat5-admin-webapps, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat5-webapps, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3271

CWE: 264