Security update for tomcat

SUSE Security Update: Security update for tomcat
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2022:4009-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1203868
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for tomcat fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2021-43980: Improve the recycling of Processor objects to make it more robust. (bsc#1203868)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2022-4009=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (noarch):
    • tomcat-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-admin-webapps-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-docs-webapp-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-el-3_0-api-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-javadoc-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-jsp-2_3-api-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-lib-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-servlet-4_0-api-9.0.36-3.90.1
    • tomcat-webapps-9.0.36-3.90.1