Fedora 12 : tomcat6-6.0.26-3.fc12 (2010-16248)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50438


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Includes security fix for CVE-2010-2227.

- Package updated to new upstream version tomcat-6.0.26

- commons-dbcp-tomcat5, commons-collections-tomcat5, and commons-pool-tomcat5 have been dropped in favor of commons-collections, commons-pool, and commons-dbcp

- Directory permissions fixed

- tomcat user shell fixed

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected tomcat6 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50438

File Name: fedora_2010-16248.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/11/02

Modified: 2016/04/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tomcat6, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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: 2010/10/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2227

OSVDB: 66319

FEDORA: 2010-16248