Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jetty5 (MDVSA-2009:291)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 42311
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been identified and corrected in jetty5 :
Directory traversal vulnerability in the HTTP server in Mort Bay Jetty before 6.1.17, and 7.0.0.M2 and earlier 7.x versions, allows remote attackers to access arbitrary files via directory traversal sequences in the URI (CVE-2009-1523).
This update fixes this vulnerability.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.