Upstream information

CVE-2009-0783 at MITRE

Description

Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18 permits web applications to replace an XML parser used for other web applications, which allows local users to read or modify the (1) web.xml, (2) context.xml, or (3) tld files of arbitrary web applications via a crafted application that is loaded earlier than the target application.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.2
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required High
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact Low
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 509839 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 509840 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.18-20.35.36.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.18-20.35.40.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.41-0.43.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.41-0.43.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.41-0.43.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.41-0.43.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.41-0.43.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.41-0.43.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.41-0.43.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.41-0.43.1