Debian: DSA-4281-1: tomcat8 security update

    Date29 Aug 2018
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Several issues were discovered in the Tomcat servlet and JSP engine. They could lead to unauthorized access to protected resources, denial-of-service, or information leak.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4281-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Sebastien Delafond
    August 29, 2018                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : tomcat8
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-1304 CVE-2018-1305 CVE-2018-1336 CVE-2018-8034 
                     CVE-2018-8037
    Debian Bug     : 867247
    
    Several issues were discovered in the Tomcat servlet and JSP
    engine. They could lead to unauthorized access to protected resources,
    denial-of-service, or information leak.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 8.5.14-1+deb9u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your tomcat8 packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of tomcat8 please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/tomcat8
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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