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Cent OS: CVE-2009-0783: CESA-2009:1164 (tomcat)

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Cent OS: CVE-2009-0783: CESA-2009:1164 (tomcat)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/05/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/01/2016
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18 permits web applications to replace an XML parser used for other web applications, which allows local users to read or modify the (1) web.xml, (2) context.xml, or (3) tld files of arbitrary web applications via a crafted application that is loaded earlier than the target application.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-admin-webapps
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-common-lib
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jasper
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jasper-javadoc
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jsp-2-0-api
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jsp-2-0-api-javadoc
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-server-lib
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-servlet-2-4-api
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-servlet-2-4-api-javadoc
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-webapps

References

  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-admin-webapps
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-common-lib
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jasper
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jasper-javadoc
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jsp-2-0-api
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-jsp-2-0-api-javadoc
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-server-lib
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-servlet-2-4-api
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-servlet-2-4-api-javadoc
  • centos-upgrade-tomcat5-webapps

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