openSUSE Security Update : tomcat6 (openSUSE-SU-2010:0616-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 49258

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of tomcat fixes denial of service and information disclosure vulnerabilities which could potentially be exploited by remote attackers to crash tomcat or to obtain sensitive information (CVE-2010-2227, CVE-2010-1157).

Solution

Update the affected tomcat6 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=622188

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-09/msg00022.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49258

File Name: suse_11_1_tomcat6-100719.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/16/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6-admin-webapps, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6-docs-webapp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tomcat6-webapps, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/19/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1157, CVE-2010-2227