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Apache Tomcat 6.0.x < 6.0.35 Multiple Vulnerabilities



The remote web server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


Versions of Apache Tomcat 6.0.35 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Specially crafted requests are incorrectly processed by Tomcat and can cause the server to allow injection of arbitrary AJP messages. This can lead to authentication bypass and disclosure of sensitive information. Note this vulnerability only occurs when the following are true (CVE-2011-3190):

- the org.apache.jk.server.JkCoyoteHandler AJP connector is not used. - POST requests are accepted. - Large numbers of crafted form parameters can cause excessive CPU consumption due to hash collisions. (CVE-2011-4858, CVE-2012-0022) IAVB Reference : 2012-B-0035 STIG Finding Severity : Category I


Upgrade to Apache Tomcat 6.0.35 or later.