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Apache HTTPD: Range header remote DoS (CVE-2011-3192)

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Apache HTTPD: Range header remote DoS (CVE-2011-3192)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
08/29/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2012
Modified
03/14/2019

Description

A flaw was found in the way the Apache HTTP Server handled Range HTTP headers. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause httpd to use an excessive amount of memory and CPU time via HTTP requests with a specially-crafted Range header. This could be used in a denial of service attack. Advisory: CVE-2011-3192.txt

Solution(s)

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_0_65
  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_20

References

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_0_65
  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_20

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