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Discourse < 2.8.1 DoS Vulnerability CVE-2022-23641

Severity
CVSSv3 Score
6.5
Vulnerability description

Discourse is prone to a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability.

Risk description

Users can trigger a DoS attack by posting a streaming URL. Parsing Oneboxes in the background job is triggering an infinite loop which is causing memory leaks.

Recommendation

Update to version 2.8.1 or later.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Feb 15, 2022
Detection added at
Software Type
Not available
Vendor
Not available
Product
Not available