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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-0022

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/18/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Apache Tomcat 5.5.x before 5.5.35, 6.x before 6.0.34, and 7.x before 7.0.23 uses an inefficient approach for handling parameters, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a request that contains many parameters and parameter values, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-4858.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-tomcat5
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat5-admin-webapps
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat5-webapps
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6-admin-webapps
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6-docs-webapp
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6-javadoc
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6-jsp-2_1-api
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6-lib
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6-servlet-2_5-api
  • suse-upgrade-tomcat6-webapps

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