USN-3787-1: Tomcat vulnerability
10 October 2018
tomcat7, tomcat8 vulnerability
- tomcat7 - Servlet and JSP engine
- tomcat8 - Servlet and JSP engine
It was discovered that Tomcat incorrectly handled returning redirects to a
directory. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue with a specially
crafted URL to redirect to arbitrary URIs.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.