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Apache Tomcat Partial HTTP Requests DoS Vulnerability - Windows CVE-2012-5568

Severity
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CVSSv3 Score
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Vulnerability description

Apache Tomcat Server is prone to a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability. This VT has been deprecated for the reasons explained by the Apache Tomcat team in the references.

Risk description

The flaw is caused by configuring an appropriate timeout using the connectionTimeout property for the relevant Connector(s) defined in server.xml. Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service conditions.

Recommendation

Update to Apache Tomcat 7.0.52 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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