Red Hat update for tomcat6

by Carol~ Moderator - 3/12/13 4:39 AM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - March 12, 2013 by Carol~ Moderator

Release Date : 2013-03-12

Criticality level : Moderately critical
Impact: Security Bypass
DoS
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch

Operating System :
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6

Description:
Red Hat has issued an update for tomcat6. This fixes a weakness and two vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions and cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

Solution:
Updated packages are available via Red Hat Network.

Original Advisory:
RHSA-2013:0623-1:
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0623.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/52572/