DescriptionApache Tomcat 7.0.0 through 7.0.3, 6.0.x, and 5.5.x, when running within a SecurityManager, does not make the ServletContext attribute read-only, which allows local web applications to read or write files outside of the intended working directory, as demonstrated using a directory traversal attack.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SR:2011:005, published Fri, 01 Apr 2011 13:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2011:0146-1, published Wed, 2 Mar 2011 13:08:17 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2|| |
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3|| |
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4|| |
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One||tomcat6||Released|
|SUSE Manager Server||tomcat6||Released|