CVE-2014-0230

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2014-07-19
IAVA:
2016-A-0226
CWE:
CWE-770
Bugzilla:
1191200: CVE-2014-0230 tomcat: non-persistent DoS attack by feeding data by aborting an upload
It was found that Tomcat would keep connections open after processing requests with a large enough request body. A remote attacker could potentially use this flaw to exhaust the pool of available connections and preventing further, legitimate connections to the Tomcat server to be made.

Find out more about CVE-2014-0230 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 for RHEL 7 RHSA-2015:2660 2015-12-16
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 for RHEL 6 RHSA-2015:2659 2015-12-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (tomcat) RHSA-2016:2599 2016-11-03
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server (jbossweb) RHSA-2016:0595 2016-04-05
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2015:1622 2015-08-13
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 for RHEL 7 RHEA-2015:1770 2015-09-10
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.4 RHSA-2016:0599 2016-04-05
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 7 Server RHSA-2015:1622 2015-08-13
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2015:1622 2015-08-13
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server (jbossweb) RHSA-2016:0596 2016-04-05
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.3 for RHEL 7 Server (jbossweb) RHSA-2016:0597 2016-04-05
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 for RHEL 6 RHEA-2015:1771 2015-09-10
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server (jboss-ec2-eap) RHSA-2016:0598 2016-04-05
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 RHSA-2015:2661 2015-12-16
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 2.1 RHSA-2015:1621 2015-08-13

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Operations Network 3 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Fuse Service Works 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 4 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EWS 1 tomcat6 Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EWS 1 tomcat5 Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 4 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Data Grid 6 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss BRMS 5 jbossweb Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 tomcat6 Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 tomcat5 Will not fix

External References

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