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Sid 1-29896

Message

SERVER-APACHE Apache Tomcat infinite loop denial of service attempt

Summary

MultipartStream.java in Apache Commons FileUpload before 1.3.1, as used in Apache Tomcat, JBoss Web, and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a crafted Content-Type header that bypasses a loop's intended exit conditions.

Impact

CVSS base score 7.5 CVSS impact score 6.4 CVSS exploitability score 10.0 confidentialityImpact PARTIAL integrityImpact PARTIAL availabilityImpact PARTIAL

CVE-2014-0050:

CVSS base score 7.5

CVSS impact score 6.4

CVSS exploitability score 10.0

Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL

Integrity Impact PARTIAL

Availability Impact PARTIAL

Detailed information

CVE-2014-0050: MultipartStream.java in Apache Commons FileUpload before 1.3.1, as used in Apache Tomcat, JBoss Web, and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a crafted Content-Type header that bypasses a loop's intended exit conditions.

Affected systems

  • apache commons_fileupload 1.0
  • apache commons_fileupload 1.1
  • apache commons_fileupload 1.1.1
  • apache commons_fileupload 1.2
  • apache commons_fileupload 1.2.1
  • apache commons_fileupload 1.2.2
  • apache commons_fileupload 1.3
  • apache tomcat 7.0.0
  • apache tomcat 7.0.1
  • apache tomcat 7.0.2
  • apache tomcat 7.0.3
  • apache tomcat 7.0.4
  • apache tomcat 7.0.5
  • apache tomcat 7.0.6
  • apache tomcat 7.0.7
  • apache tomcat 7.0.8
  • apache tomcat 7.0.9
  • apache tomcat 7.0.10
  • apache tomcat 7.0.11
  • apache tomcat 7.0.12
  • apache tomcat 7.0.13
  • apache tomcat 7.0.14
  • apache tomcat 7.0.15
  • apache tomcat 7.0.16
  • apache tomcat 7.0.17
  • apache tomcat 7.0.18
  • apache tomcat 7.0.19
  • apache tomcat 7.0.20
  • apache tomcat 7.0.21
  • apache tomcat 7.0.22
  • apache tomcat 7.0.23
  • apache tomcat 7.0.24
  • apache tomcat 7.0.25
  • apache tomcat 7.0.26
  • apache tomcat 7.0.27
  • apache tomcat 7.0.28
  • apache tomcat 7.0.29
  • apache tomcat 7.0.30
  • apache tomcat 7.0.31
  • apache tomcat 7.0.32
  • apache tomcat 7.0.33
  • apache tomcat 7.0.34
  • apache tomcat 7.0.35
  • apache tomcat 7.0.36
  • apache tomcat 7.0.37
  • apache tomcat 7.0.38
  • apache tomcat 7.0.39
  • apache tomcat 7.0.40
  • apache tomcat 7.0.41
  • apache tomcat 7.0.42
  • apache tomcat 7.0.43
  • apache tomcat 7.0.44
  • apache tomcat 7.0.45
  • apache tomcat 7.0.46
  • apache tomcat 7.0.47
  • apache tomcat 7.0.48
  • apache tomcat 7.0.49
  • apache tomcat 7.0.50
  • apache tomcat 8.0.0
  • apache tomcat 8.0.1
  • oracle retail_applications 12.0
  • oracle retail_applications 12.0in
  • oracle retail_applications 13.0
  • oracle retail_applications 13.1
  • oracle retail_applications 13.2
  • oracle retail_applications 13.3
  • oracle retail_applications 13.4
  • oracle retail_applications 14.0

Ease of attack

CVE-2014-0050:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity LOW

Authentication NONE

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Upgrade to the latest non-affected version of the software.

Apply the appropriate vendor supplied patches.

Contributors

  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

Additional References