ALAS-2016-777


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2016-777
Advisory Release Date: 2016-12-15 23:49 Pacific
Severity: Important

Issue Overview:

CVE-2016-6816 tomcat: HTTP Request smuggling vulnerability due to permitting invalid character in HTTP requests

CVE-2016-8735 tomcat: Remote code execution vulnerability in JmxRemoteLifecycleListener


Affected Packages:

tomcat7


Issue Correction:
Run yum update tomcat7 to update your system.

New Packages:
noarch:
    tomcat7-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-jsp-2.2-api-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-lib-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-webapps-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-docs-webapp-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-el-2.2-api-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-log4j-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-admin-webapps-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-javadoc-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch
    tomcat7-servlet-3.0-api-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.noarch

src:
    tomcat7-7.0.73-1.23.amzn1.src