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Red Hat JBoss EAP: Uncontrolled Resource Consumption ('Resource Exhaustion') (CVE-2017-12174)

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Red Hat JBoss EAP: Uncontrolled Resource Consumption ('Resource Exhaustion') (CVE-2017-12174)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
03/07/2018
Created
11/23/2019
Added
11/14/2019
Modified
01/29/2021

Description

It was found that when Artemis and HornetQ before 2.4.0 are configured with UDP discovery and JGroups discovery a huge byte array is created when receiving an unexpected multicast message. This may result in a heap memory exhaustion, full GC, or OutOfMemoryError.

Solution(s)

  • red-hat-jboss-eap-upgrade-6_4_19
  • red-hat-jboss-eap-upgrade-7_1_1

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