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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-0534: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-0534: Apache Tomcat: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/10/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Apache Tomcat 7.0.0 through 7.0.6 and 6.0.0 through 6.0.30 does not enforce the maxHttpHeaderSize limit for requests involving the NIO HTTP connector, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (OutOfMemoryError) via a crafted request.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-tomcat

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