Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20162046
RHSA-2016:2046: tomcat security update (Important)  

Apache Tomcat is a servlet container for the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages (JSP) technologies.
Security Fix(es):
* It was discovered that the Tomcat packages installed configuration file /usr/lib/tmpfiles.d/tomcat.conf writeable to the tomcat group. A member of the group or a malicious web application deployed on Tomcat could use this flaw to escalate their privileges. (CVE-2016-5425)
* It was discovered that the Tomcat packages installed certain configuration files read by the Tomcat initialization script as writeable to the tomcat group. A member of the group or a malicious web application deployed on Tomcat could use this flaw to escalate their privileges. (CVE-2016-6325)
* It was found that the expression language resolver evaluated expressions within a privileged code section. A malicious web application could use this flaw to bypass security manager protections. (CVE-2014-7810)
* It was discovered that tomcat used the value of the Proxy header from HTTP requests to initialize the HTTP_PROXY environment variable for CGI scripts, which in turn was incorrectly used by certain HTTP client implementations to configure the proxy for outgoing HTTP requests. A remote attacker could possibly use this flaw to redirect HTTP requests performed by a CGI script to an attacker-controlled proxy via a malicious HTTP request. (CVE-2016-5388)
* A session fixation flaw was found in the way Tomcat recycled the requestedSessionSSL field. If at least one web application was configured to use the SSL session ID as the HTTP session ID, an attacker could reuse a previously used session ID for further requests. (CVE-2015-5346)
Red Hat would like to thank Dawid Golunski (http://legalhackers.com) for reporting CVE-2016-5425 and Scott Geary (VendHQ) for reporting CVE-2016-5388. The CVE-2016-6325 issue was discovered by Red Hat Product Security.
Create Date: 2016-10-10 Last Update Date: 2016-10-10

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux must be installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070304026. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20150364027. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-webapps is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat-servlet-3.0-api is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686012 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : tomcat-webapps is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046019. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-servlet-3.0-api is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat-jsp-2.2-api is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686011 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : tomcat-servlet-3.0-api is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046017. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-lib is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat-admin-webapps is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686010 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : tomcat-lib is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046015. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-jsvc is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat-docs-webapp is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686009 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : tomcat-jsvc is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046013. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20140686002. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : tomcat is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046001. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-admin-webapps is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20140686004. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : tomcat-admin-webapps is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046003. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-docs-webapp is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046005. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : tomcat-docs-webapp is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686005 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-el-2.2-api is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046007. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : tomcat-el-2.2-api is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat-webapps is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686006 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-javadoc is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat-lib is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : tomcat-javadoc is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046009. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : tomcat-jsp-2.2-api is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  tomcat-javadoc is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20140686008 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : tomcat-jsp-2.2-api is earlier than 0:7.0.54-8.el7_2
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20162046011. Please see help for possible reasons

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