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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2021-33037: Apache Tomcat: Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2021-33037: Apache Tomcat: Multiple Vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/12/2021
Created
08/29/2022
Added
08/22/2022
Modified
08/22/2022

Description

Apache Tomcat 10.0.0-M1 to 10.0.6, 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.46 and 8.5.0 to 8.5.66 did not correctly parse the HTTP transfer-encoding request header in some circumstances leading to the possibility to request smuggling when used with a reverse proxy. Specifically: - Tomcat incorrectly ignored the transfer encoding header if the client declared it would only accept an HTTP/1.0 response; - Tomcat honoured the identify encoding; and - Tomcat did not ensure that, if present, the chunked encoding was the final encoding.

Solution(s)

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

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