Security update for tomcat

SUSE Security Update: Security update for tomcat
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:1382-1
Rating: important
References: #1015119 #1033447 #1033448
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1

  • An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


    This update for tomcat fixes the following issues:

    - CVE-2017-5647 Pipelined requests could lead to information disclosure
    - CVE-2017-5648 Untrusted application could retain listener leading to
    information disclosure (bsc#1033447)
    - CVE-2016-8745 shared Processor on Connector code could lead to
    information disclosure (bsc#1015119)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-848=1

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (noarch):
      • tomcat-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-admin-webapps-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-docs-webapp-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-el-3_0-api-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-javadoc-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-lib-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api-8.0.43-10.19.1
      • tomcat-webapps-8.0.43-10.19.1