SuSE 10 Security Update : tomcat5 (ZYPP Patch Number 7933)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57843


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This security update for tomcat5 fixes a vulnerability to a hash collision attack which allows remote attackers to perform denial of service attacks. The issue is tracked as CVE-2011-4858.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7933.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57843

File Name: suse_tomcat5-7933.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/02/06

Modified: 2015/01/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4858