Apache Tomcat 6.0.x < 6.0.43 Chunked Request Smuggling Vulnerability
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8671
SynopsisThe remote web server is missing an Apache Tomcat patch update.
DescriptionApache Tomcat 6.x before 6.0.43 does not properly handle attempts to continue reading data after an error has occurred, which allows remote attackers to conduct HTTP request smuggling attacks or cause a denial of service by streaming data with malformed chunked transfer coding. (CVE-2014-0227)
SolutionUpdate to Apache Tomcat version 6.0.43 or later.