Low CentOS tomcat Security Update

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medium
4.3
tomcat-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-7.0.42-8.el7_0.src.rpm, tomcat-admin-webapps-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-docs-webapp-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-el-2.2-api-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-javadoc-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-jsp-2.2-api-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-jsvc-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-lib-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-servlet-3.0-api-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm, tomcat-webapps-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
CVE-2014-0119
rhn.redhat.com, lists.centos.org
2014-08-07
2017-07-27 19:07
Low CentOS tomcat6 Update
CVE-2014-0119 tomcat8
CVE-2014-0119 tomcat7
CVE-2014-0119 tomcat6
CVE-2014-0119
2017-04-01 19:08
2017-01-05 20:12

Description


Updated tomcat packages that fix one security issue are now available for
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Low security
impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the
References section.

Apache Tomcat is a servlet container for the Java Servlet and JavaServer
Pages (JSP) technologies.

It was found that, in certain circumstances, it was possible for a
malicious web application to replace the XML parsers used by Apache Tomcat
to process XSLTs for the default servlet, JSP documents, tag library
descriptors (TLDs), and tag plug-in configuration files. The injected XML
parser(s) could then bypass the limits imposed on XML external entities
and/or gain access to the XML files processed for other web applications
deployed on the same Apache Tomcat instance. (CVE-2014-0119)

All Tomcat users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch to correct this issue. Tomcat must be restarted
for this update to take effect.
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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
7 tomcat tomcat-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat tomcat-7.0.42-8.el7_0.src.rpm
tomcat-admin-webapps tomcat-admin-webapps-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-docs-webapp tomcat-docs-webapp-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-el-2.2-api tomcat-el-2.2-api-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-javadoc tomcat-javadoc-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-jsp-2.2-api tomcat-jsp-2.2-api-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-jsvc tomcat-jsvc-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-lib tomcat-lib-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-servlet-3.0-api tomcat-servlet-3.0-api-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm
tomcat-webapps tomcat-webapps-7.0.42-8.el7_0.noarch.rpm