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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for tomcat6 (ALAS-2016-656) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for tomcat6 (ALAS-2016-656) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
06/07/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/11/2016
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Apache Tomcat 6.x before 6.0.44, 7.x before 7.0.55, and 8.x before 8.0.9 does not properly handle cases where an HTTP response occurs before finishing the reading of an entire request body, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (thread consumption) via a series of aborted upload attempts.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-admin-webapps
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-docs-webapp
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-el-2-1-api
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-javadoc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-jsp-2-1-api
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-lib
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-servlet-2-5-api
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-webapps

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-admin-webapps
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-docs-webapp
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-el-2-1-api
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-javadoc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-jsp-2-1-api
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-lib
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-servlet-2-5-api
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-tomcat6-webapps

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