RHACS detecting incorrect Springboot Tomcat version leading to false positives

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • The tomcat release being used is tomcat-embed-core-9.0.74.jar which comes embedded with springboot, however ACS is reporting with a version name of 4.0.fr.
  • Why ACS it displaying CVEs of Tomcat versions of 5.5.25 etc when version is a spring boot provided higher version of 9.0.74


  • Red Hat Advance Cluster Security for Kubernetes 3.74.x
  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 4.10+

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