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    Debian: DSA-4596-1: tomcat8 security update

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    Several issues were discovered in the Tomcat servlet and JSP engine, which could result in session fixation attacks, information disclosure, cross- site scripting, denial of service via resource exhaustion and insecure redirects.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4596-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    December 27, 2019                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : tomcat8
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-8014 CVE-2018-11784 CVE-2019-0199 CVE-2019-0221 
                     CVE-2019-12418 CVE-2019-17563
    
    Several issues were discovered in the Tomcat servlet and JSP engine, which
    could result in session fixation attacks, information disclosure, cross-
    site scripting, denial of service via resource exhaustion and insecure
    redirects.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 8.5.50-0+deb9u1. This update also requires an updated version
    of tomcat-native which has been updated to 1.2.21-1~deb9u1.
    
    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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