Upstream information

CVE-2013-2051 at MITRE

Description

The Tomcat 6 DIGEST authentication functionality as used in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by performing a replay attack after a nonce becomes stale. NOTE: this issue is due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2012-5887.

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 2.6
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This issue is a Redhat specific security issue caused by an incorrect backport of another security fix. We reviewed our backports and did the error is not present. So no tomcat on SUSE Linux Enterprise versions is affected by this problem.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 822177 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 SP1 tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 tomcat6 Released
SUSE Manager Server 1.2 tomcat6 Released