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USN-788-1: Tomcat vulnerabilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) June 05, 2009 May 06, 2013 March 21, 2018

Available Exploits 

Description

Apache Tomcat 4.1.0 through 4.1.39, 5.5.0 through 5.5.27, and 6.0.0 through 6.0.18, when the Java AJP connector and mod_jk load balancing are used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application outage) via a crafted request with invalid headers, related to temporary blocking of connectors that have encountered errors, as demonstrated by an error involving a malformed HTTP Host header.

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References

Solution Reference

Java Security Update

Solution

ubuntu-upgrade-libtomcat6-java

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