Security update for tomcat6

SUSE Security Update: Security update for tomcat6
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:1632-1
Rating: important
References: #1007853 #1007854 #1007855 #1007857 #1007858 #1011805 #1011812 #1015119 #1033448 #1036642 #988489
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3

  • An update that solves 10 vulnerabilities and has one errata is now available.

    Description:

    This update for tomcat6 fixes the following issues:

    Tomcat was updated to version 6.0.53:

    The full changelog is:
    http://tomcat.apache.org/tomcat-6.0-doc/changelog.html

    Security issues fixed:

    - CVE-2017-5647: A bug in the handling of pipelined requests could lead to
    information disclosure (bsc#1036642)
    - CVE-2016-8745: Regression in the error handling methods could lead to
    information disclosure (bsc#1015119)
    - CVE-2016-8735: Remote code execution vulnerability in
    JmxRemoteLifecycleListener (bsc#1011805)
    - CVE-2016-6816: HTTP Request smuggling vulnerability due to permitting
    invalid character in HTTP requests (bsc#1011812)
    - CVE-2016-6797: Unrestricted Access to Global Resources (bsc#1007853)
    - CVE-2016-6796: Manager Bypass (bsc#1007858)
    - CVE-2016-6794: System Property Disclosure (bsc#1007857)
    - CVE-2016-5018: Security Manager Bypass (bsc#1007855)
    - CVE-2016-0762: Realm Timing Attack (bsc#1007854)
    - CVE-2016-5388: an arbitrary HTTP_PROXY environment variable might allow
    remote attackers to redirect outbound HTTP traffic (bsc#988489)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:
      zypper in -t patch slessp4-tomcat6-13162=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-tomcat6-13162=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sleposp3-tomcat6-13162=1

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (noarch):
      • 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
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS (noarch):
      • 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
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (noarch):
      • 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

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