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HP-UX: CVE-2012-4557: Apache Running Tomcat Servlet Engine, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

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HP-UX: CVE-2012-4557: Apache Running Tomcat Servlet Engine, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/30/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/11/2017
Modified
09/12/2017

Description

The mod_proxy_ajp module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.12 through 2.2.21 places a worker node into an error state upon detection of a long request-processing time, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (worker consumption) via an expensive request.

Solution(s)

  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-apache
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-apache2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-auth_ldap
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-auth_ldap2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_jk
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_jk2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_perl
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_perl2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-php
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-php2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-webproxy
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-webproxy2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22tomcat-tomcat

References

  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-apache
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-apache2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-auth_ldap
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-auth_ldap2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_jk
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_jk2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_perl
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-mod_perl2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-php
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-php2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-webproxy
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22apch32-webproxy2
  • hpux-update-hpuxws22tomcat-tomcat

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