|CVSS SCORE||5.3, (AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)|
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to create a denial-of-service condition on vulnerable installations of Apache Tomcat. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the handling of HTTP2 requests. A crafted HTTP2 request can create a deadlock on a worker thread. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to create a denial-of-service condition on the system.
Apache has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||John Simpson of Trend Micro Security Research