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Apache HTTP Server mod_http2 Denial of Service Vulnerability - Windows CVE-2016-8740

Severity
CVSSv3 Score
7.5
Vulnerability description

Apache HTTP Server is prone to a denial of service vulnerability.

Risk description

The flaw is due to the mod_http2 module, when the Protocols configuration includes h2 or h2c, does not restrict request-header length Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service.

Recommendation

Apply the patch from the referenced advisory.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Dec 5, 2016
Detection added at
Software Type
Not available
Vendor
Not available
Product
Not available