Upstream information

CVE-2017-12615 at MITRE

Description

When running Apache Tomcat 7.0.0 to 7.0.79 on Windows with HTTP PUTs enabled (e.g. via setting the readonly initialisation parameter of the Default to false) it was possible to upload a JSP file to the server via a specially crafted request. This JSP could then be requested and any code it contained would be executed by the server.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.8 7.6
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Complete
Integrity Impact Partial Complete
Availability Impact Partial Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 8.1 8.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity High High
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3.0 3.0
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1059554 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • tomcat >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-el-2_2-api >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_2-api >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_0-api >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-1889
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12-LTSS
  • tomcat >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-el-2_2-api >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_2-api >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_0-api >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 7.0.82-7.16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-1889


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS tomcat6 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 tomcat6 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS tomcat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS tomcat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 tomcat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI tomcat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 tomcat Released