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Apache Tomcat HTTP NIO Denial Of Service Vulnerability (Windows) CVE-2012-2733

Severity
Not available
CVSSv3 Score
Not available
Vulnerability description

Apache Tomcat Server is prone to a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability.

Risk description

The flaw is due to error in java/org/apache/coyote/http11/InternalNioInputBuffer.java in the HTTP NIO connector, which does not properly restrict the request-header size. Successful exploitation could allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service condition.

Recommendation

Apply patch or upgrade Apache Tomcat to 6.0.36, 7.0.28 or later.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Nov 16, 2012
Detection added at
Software Type
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Vendor
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Product
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