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

High Nessus Plugin ID 92342

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.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN89379547/index.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?9211a610

http://www.nessus.org/u?f12ae962

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92342

File Name: freebsd_pkg_61b8c3594aab11e6a7bd14dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/07/18

Modified: 2017/03/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache-struts, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tomcat, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tomcat7, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tomcat8, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/07/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/06/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3092