SuSE Security Update: Security update for Tomcat 5 (tomcat5-6841)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45472


The remote SuSE system is missing the security patch tomcat5-6841


This update of tomcat5/6 fixes:

CVE-2009-2693: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8 CVE-2009-2902: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 Directory traversal vulnerability allowed remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files/dirs with a specially crafted WAR file.
CVE-2009-2901: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 When autoDeploy is enabled the autodeployment process deployed appBase files that remain from a failed undeploy, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended authentication requirements via HTTP requests.


Install the security patch tomcat5-6841

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45472

File Name: suse_tomcat5-6841.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/04/09

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2693, CVE-2009-2901, CVE-2009-2902

CWE: 22, 264