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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2227

Original release date: 07/13/2010
Last revised: 03/16/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Apache Tomcat 5.5.0 through 5.5.29, 6.0.0 through 6.0.27, and 7.0.0 beta does not properly handle an invalid Transfer-Encoding header, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application outage) or obtain sensitive information via a crafted header that interferes with "recycling of a buffer."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=959428
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42454
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1986
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2011-10-12-3
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=958977
Type: Patch Information
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02955
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:017
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0003.html
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5002
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.vmware.com/support/vsphere4/doc/vsp_vc41_u1_rel_notes.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 57126
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02579
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7007275
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02860
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1024180
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-16248
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42368
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2207
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20100709 [SECURITY] CVE-2010-2227: Apache Tomcat Remote Denial Of Service and Information Disclosure Vulnerability
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2868
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43310
External Source: BID
Name: 41544
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:177
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0582
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3056
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0583
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0580
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-16270
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:176
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 40813
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 41025
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://geronimo.apache.org/21x-security-report.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42079
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=958911
Type: Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0581
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 44183
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7007274
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://geronimo.apache.org/22x-security-report.html
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20110211 VMSA-2011-0003 Third party component updates for VMware vCenter Server, vCenter Update Manager, ESXi and ESX
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT100203
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tomcat.apache.org/security-5.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: tomcat-transferencoding-dos(60264)
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT101146
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18532

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:beta
Collapse Configuration 2Configuration 2
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* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.25
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.28
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.27
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.9
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.8
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.7
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.4
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.29
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.17
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.18
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.15
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.16
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.13
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.14
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.11
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.12
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.24
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.22
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.23
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.26
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.20
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.21
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.19
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:5.5.2
Collapse Configuration 3Configuration 3
Collapse OROR
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.17
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.18
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.24
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.20
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.19
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.26
* cpe:/a:apache:tomcat:6.0.27
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