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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2016-8740: Vulnerability in Apache HTTP server

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) December 04, 2016 May 28, 2017 January 07, 2018

Description

The mod_http2 module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.4.17 through 2.4.23, when the Protocols configuration includes h2 or h2c, does not restrict request-header length, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via crafted CONTINUATION frames in an HTTP/2 request.

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References

Solution

oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-web-server-apache-24-2-4-25-0-175-3-17-0-3-0

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