Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that Jetty computed hash values for form parameters
without restricting the ability to trigger hash collisions
predictably. This could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of
service by sending many crafted parameters.
Update the affected libjetty-java package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true