FreeBSD : tomcat -- multiple vulnerabilities (0b9af110-d529-11e6-ae1b-002590263bf5)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 96364

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Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.

Description

The Apache Software Foundation reports :

Important: Remote Code Execution CVE-2016-8735

Important: Information Disclosure CVE-2016-6816

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=214599

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_6.0.48

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_7.0.73

http://tomcat.apache.org/security-8.html#Fixed_in_Apache_Tomcat_8.0.39

http://www.nessus.org/u?1f94679a

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 96364

File Name: freebsd_pkg_0b9af110d52911e6ae1b002590263bf5.nasl

Version: 3.10

Type: local

Published: 1/10/2017

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tomcat, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tomcat7, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tomcat8, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/7/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/22/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6816, CVE-2016-8735