Security update for tomcat

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1825-1
Rating: moderate
CVSS scores:
  • CVE-2019-0199 ( SUSE ): 7.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
  • CVE-2019-0199 ( NVD ): 7.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15
  • Web and Scripting Module 15

An update that solves one vulnerability can now be installed.


This update for tomcat to version 9.0.21 fixes the following issues:

Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-0199: Added additional fixes to address HTTP/2 connection window exhaustion (bsc#1139924).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • Web and Scripting Module 15
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-15-2019-1825=1

Package List:

  • Web and Scripting Module 15 (noarch)
    • tomcat-webapps-9.0.21-3.27.1
    • tomcat-lib-9.0.21-3.27.1
    • tomcat-admin-webapps-9.0.21-3.27.1
    • tomcat-9.0.21-3.27.1
    • tomcat-servlet-4_0-api-9.0.21-3.27.1
    • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api-9.0.21-3.27.1
    • tomcat-el-3_0-api-9.0.21-3.27.1