Upstream information

CVE-2016-5018 at MITRE

Description

In Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.0.M9, 8.5.0 to 8.5.4, 8.0.0.RC1 to 8.0.36, 7.0.0 to 7.0.70 and 6.0.0 to 6.0.45 a malicious web application was able to bypass a configured SecurityManager via a Tomcat utility method that was accessible to web applications.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None Partial
Integrity Impact Partial None
Availability Impact None None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1007855 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11 SP3
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
Patchnames:
sleposp3-tomcat6-13162
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-tomcat6-13162
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-tomcat6-13162
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • tomcat >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1791
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • tomcat >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.36-17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1790
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • tomcat >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.43-23.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.43-23.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA tomcat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • tomcat >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-lib >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-servlet-4_0-api >= 9.0.12-1.7
  • tomcat-webapps >= 9.0.12-1.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 GA tomcat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • tomcat >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-el-2_2-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-jsp-2_2-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-lib >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-servlet-3_0-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-webapps >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-1027
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • tomcat >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.36-17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1790
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3-LTSS
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-tomcat6-13162
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • tomcat6 >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-admin-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-docs-webapp >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-javadoc >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-lib >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
  • tomcat6-webapps >= 6.0.53-0.56.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-tomcat6-13162
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • tomcat >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-el-2_2-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-jsp-2_2-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-lib >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-servlet-3_0-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-webapps >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-1027
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • tomcat >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.32-10.13.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1791
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • tomcat >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.36-17.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.36-17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1790
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12-LTSS
  • tomcat >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-el-2_2-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-jsp-2_2-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-lib >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-servlet-3_0-api >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
  • tomcat-webapps >= 7.0.78-7.13.4
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-1027
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • apache-commons-dbcp >= 2.1.1-2.1
  • apache-commons-dbcp-javadoc >= 2.1.1-2.1
  • apache-commons-pool2 >= 2.4.2-2.1
  • apache-commons-pool2-javadoc >= 2.4.2-2.1
  • tomcat >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-embed >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-jsvc >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.32-11.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.32-11.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1455
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • apache-commons-dbcp >= 2.1.1-2.1
  • apache-commons-dbcp-javadoc >= 2.1.1-2.1
  • apache-commons-pool2 >= 2.4.2-2.1
  • apache-commons-pool2-javadoc >= 2.4.2-2.1
  • tomcat >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-docs-webapp >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-embed >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-javadoc >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-jsvc >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.36-4.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.36-4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1456
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • tomcat >= 8.0.43-7.1
  • tomcat-admin-webapps >= 8.0.43-7.1
  • tomcat-el-3_0-api >= 8.0.43-7.1
  • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api >= 8.0.43-7.1
  • tomcat-lib >= 8.0.43-7.1
  • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api >= 8.0.43-7.1
  • tomcat-webapps >= 8.0.43-7.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA tomcat


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 SP3 LTSS tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 tomcat6 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS tomcat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 tomcat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 tomcat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI tomcat Released