MPSB04-06 - Security Patch available for ColdFusion MX 6.1 File Upload Denial of service

2004-04-17T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:6097
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2004-04-17T00:00:00

Description

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A security issue that may affect ColdFusion MX 6.1 customers has come to our attention recently.

To learn about this new issue and what actions you can take to address it, please visit the Macromedia Security Zone:

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MPSB04-06 - Security Patch available for ColdFusion MX 6.1
File Upload Denial of service

Originally Posted: April 15, 2004

http://www.macromedia.com/devnet/security/security_zone/mpsb04-06.html

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SUMMARY:

ColdFusion MX 6.1 is vulnerable to a denial of service attack if a malicious user repeatedly uploads files and interrupts each upload before it completes.

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WHAT CUSTOMERS SHOULD DO:

Customers with configurations affected by this bulletin should follow the recommendations found in the bulletin.

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