FreeBSD : Apache Commons FileUpload -- denial of service (61b8c359-4aab-11e6-a7bd-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Jochen Wiedmann reports :

A malicious client can send file upload requests that cause the HTTP
server using the Apache Commons Fileupload library to become
unresponsive, preventing the server from servicing other requests.

See also :

http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN89379547/index.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?9211a610
http://www.nessus.org/u?f12ae962

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92342 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3092

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