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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2022-29885: Security patch for tomcat8 (ALAS-2022-1627)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2022-29885: Security patch for tomcat8 (ALAS-2022-1627)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/12/2022
Created
08/29/2022
Added
08/05/2022
Modified
08/05/2022

Description

The documentation of Apache Tomcat 10.1.0-M1 to 10.1.0-M14, 10.0.0-M1 to 10.0.20, 9.0.13 to 9.0.62 and 8.5.38 to 8.5.78 for the EncryptInterceptor incorrectly stated it enabled Tomcat clustering to run over an untrusted network. This was not correct. While the EncryptInterceptor does provide confidentiality and integrity protection, it does not protect against all risks associated with running over any untrusted network, particularly DoS risks.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat8

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