Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1021-1 jetty8 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 11 Jul 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 864898.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9735.
- More information:
It was discovered that Jetty8, a Java servlet engine and webserver, was vulnerable to a timing attack which might reveal cryptographic credentials such as passwords to a local user.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 8.1.3-4+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your jetty8 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS