ALAS2-2019-1192


Amazon Linux 2 Security Advisory: ALAS-2019-1192
Advisory Release Date: 2019-04-17 17:02 Pacific
Severity: Medium
References: CVE-2018-11784 

Issue Overview:

When the default servlet in Apache Tomcat returned a redirect to a directory (e.g. redirecting to '/foo/' when the user requested '/foo') a specially crafted URL could be used to cause the redirect to be generated to any URI of the attackers choice.(CVE-2018-11784 )


Affected Packages:

tomcat


Issue Correction:
Run yum update tomcat to update your system.

New Packages:
noarch:
    tomcat-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-admin-webapps-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-docs-webapp-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-javadoc-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-jsvc-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-jsp-2.2-api-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-lib-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-servlet-3.0-api-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-el-2.2-api-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch
    tomcat-webapps-7.0.76-9.amzn2.noarch

src:
    tomcat-7.0.76-9.amzn2.src