Security update for tomcat

SUSE Security Update: Security update for tomcat
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:3039-1
Rating: important
References: #1019016 #1042910 #1053352 #1059554 #977410
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2

  • An update that solves three vulnerabilities and has two fixes is now available.

    Description:

    This update for tomcat fixes the following issues:

    Security issues fixed:

    - CVE-2017-5664: A problem in handling error pages was fixed, to avoid
    potential file overwrites during error page handling. (bsc#1042910).
    - CVE-2017-7674: A CORS Filter issue could lead to client and server side
    cache poisoning (bsc#1053352)
    - CVE-2017-12617: A remote code execution possibility via JSP Upload was
    fixed (bsc#1059554)


    Non security bugs fixed:

    - Fix tomcat-digest classpath error (bsc#977410)
    - Fix packaged /etc/alternatives symlinks for api libs that caused rpm -V
    to report link mismatch (bsc#1019016)

    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 for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1874=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2017-1874=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1874=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2 (noarch):
      • tomcat-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-admin-webapps-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-docs-webapp-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-el-3_0-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-javadoc-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-lib-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-webapps-8.0.43-29.5.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • tomcat-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-admin-webapps-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-docs-webapp-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-el-3_0-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-javadoc-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-lib-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-webapps-8.0.43-29.5.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2 (noarch):
      • tomcat-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-admin-webapps-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-docs-webapp-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-el-3_0-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-javadoc-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-lib-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-servlet-3_1-api-8.0.43-29.5.1
      • tomcat-webapps-8.0.43-29.5.1

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