tomcat6 6.0.35-1ubuntu3.8 source package in Ubuntu

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tomcat6 (6.0.35-1ubuntu3.8) precise-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: privilege escalation via insecure init script
    - debian/tomcat6.init: don't follow symlinks when handling the
      catalina.out file.
    - CVE-2016-1240
  * SECURITY REGRESSION: change in behaviour after security update
    - debian/patches/CVE-2015-5345-2.patch: change
      mapperContextRootRedirectEnabled default to true in
      java/org/apache/catalina/core/StandardContext.java,
      webapps/docs/config/context.xml. This reverts the change in behaviour
      following the CVE-2015-5345 security update and was also done
      upstream in later releases.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:34:48 -0400

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Marc Deslauriers on 2016-09-16
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Architectures:
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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tomcat6-examples: Servlet and JSP engine -- example web applications

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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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 specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web
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