[El-errata] ELSA-2016-2599 Moderate: Oracle Linux 7 tomcat security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2016-2599


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 7 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- Related: rhbz#1368122

- Resolves: rhbz#1362213 Tomcat: CGI sets environmental variable based 
on user supplied Proxy request header
- Resolves: rhbz#1368122

- Resolves: rhbz#1362545

- Related: rhbz#1201409 Added /etc/sysconfig/tomcat to the systemd unit 
for tomcat-jsvc.service

- Resolves: rhbz#1347860 The systemd service unit does not allow tomcat 
to shut down gracefully

- Resolves: rhbz#1350438 CVE-2016-3092 tomcat: Usage of vulnerable 
FileUpload package can result in denial of service

- Resolves: rhbz#1347774 The security manager doesn't work correctly 
(JSPs cannot be compiled)

- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1311622 Getting NoSuchElementException while 
handling attributes with empty string value in tomcat
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1320853 Add HSTS support
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1293292 CVE-2014-7810 tomcat: Tomcat/JBossWeb: 
security manager bypass via EL expressions
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1347144 CVE-2016-0706 tomcat: security manager 
bypass via StatusManagerServlet
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1347139 CVE-2015-5346 tomcat: Session fixation
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1347136 CVE-2015-5345 tomcat: directory disclosure
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1347129 CVE-2015-5174 tomcat: URL Normalization 
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1347146 CVE-2016-0763 tomcat: security manager 
bypass via setGlobalContext()
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1347142 CVE-2016-0714 tomcat: Security Manager 
bypass via persistence mechanisms
- Rebase Resolves: rhbz#1347133 CVE-2015-5351 tomcat: CSRF token leak

- Resolves: rhbz#1287928 Rebase to tomcat 7.0.69
- Resolves: rhbz#1327326 rpm -V tomcat fails on /var/log/tomcat/catalina.out
- Resolves: rhbz#1277197 tomcat user has non-existing default shell set
- Resolves: rhbz#1240279 The command tomcat-digest doesn't work with RHEL 7
- Resolves: rhbz#1229476 Tomcat startup ONLY options
- Resolves: rhbz#1133070 Need to include full implementation of 
tomcat-juli.jar and tomcat-juli-adapters.jar
- Resolves: rhbz#1201409 Fix the broken tomcat-jsvc service unit
- Resolves: rhbz#1221896 tomcat.service loads /etc/sysconfig/tomcat 
without shell expansion
- Resolves: rhbz#1208402 Mark web.xml in tomcat-admin-webapps as config file

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