Apache Tomcat Catalina org.apache.catalina.connector.http DoS

2003-10-15T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:8772
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2003-10-15T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Apache Tomcat contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service. The issue occurs when a series of malformed HTTP requests are sent that cause the request processing thread to become unresponsive until the server is restarted by an administrator.

Short Description

Apache Tomcat contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service. The issue occurs when a series of malformed HTTP requests are sent that cause the request processing thread to become unresponsive until the server is restarted by an administrator.

References:

Vendor URL: http://tomcat.apache.org/ Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=215506 Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-4.html Other Advisory URL: http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-395 ISS X-Force ID: 13429 CVE-2003-0866 Bugtraq ID: 8824