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Apache HTTP Server mod_proxy_ajp Process Timeout DoS Vulnerability (Windows) CVE-2012-4557

Severity
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CVSSv3 Score
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Vulnerability description

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

Risk description

The flaw is due to an error in the mod_proxy_ajp module, which places a worker node into an error state upon detection of a long request-processing time. Successful exploitation could allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service condition via an expensive request.

Recommendation

Update to Apache HTTP Server 2.2.22 or later.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Nov 30, 2012
Detection added at
Software Type
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Vendor
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Product
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