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CVE-2012-3544 Detail

Description

Apache Tomcat 6.x before 6.0.37 and 7.x before 7.0.30 does not properly handle chunk extensions in chunked transfer coding, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by streaming data.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/01/2013

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3544
Original release date:
06/01/2013
Last revised:
12/11/2014
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2013-05/0042.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20130510 [SECURITY] CVE-2012-3544 Chunked transfer encoding extension size is not limited
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/Dec/23 External Source FULLDISC 20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/tomcat/tc6.0.x/trunk/java/org/apache/coyote/http11/filters/ChunkedInputFilter.java?r1=1476592&r2=1476591&pathrev=1476592 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/tomcat/tc6.0.x/trunk/java/org/apache/coyote/http11/filters/ChunkedInputFilter.java?r1=1476592&r2=1476591&pathrev=1476592
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1378702 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1378702
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1378921 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1378921
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1476592 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1476592
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://tomcat.apache.org/security-6.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://tomcat.apache.org/security-7.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2014-1972949.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2014-1972949.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2014-1972956.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2014-1972956.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/534161/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/59797 External Source BID 59797
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/64758 External Source BID 64758
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1841-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1841-1
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0012.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0012.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.1:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.2:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.4:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.6:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.7:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.8:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.9:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:6.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.2:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.4:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apache:tomcat:7.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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