Security update for tomcat

SUSE Security Update: Security update for tomcat
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:1790-1
Rating: important
References: #1172405
Cross-References:CVE-2020-8022
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for tomcat fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2020-8022: Fixed a local root exploit due to improper permissions (bsc#1172405)

Patch Instructions:

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

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-15-SP1-2020-1790=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • tomcat-9.0.35-4.35.1
    • tomcat-admin-webapps-9.0.35-4.35.1
    • tomcat-el-3_0-api-9.0.35-4.35.1
    • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api-9.0.35-4.35.1
    • tomcat-lib-9.0.35-4.35.1
    • tomcat-servlet-4_0-api-9.0.35-4.35.1
    • tomcat-webapps-9.0.35-4.35.1

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