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CVE-2018-16844 Detail

Description

nginx before versions 1.15.6 and 1.14.1 has a vulnerability in the implementation of HTTP/2 that can allow for excessive CPU usage. This issue affects nginx compiled with the ngx_http_v2_module (not compiled by default) if the 'http2' option of the 'listen' directive is used in a configuration file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/07/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://mailman.nginx.org/pipermail/nginx-announce/2018/000220.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105868
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1042038
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-16844
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3812-1/
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4335

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-16844
NVD Published Date:
11/07/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/09/2018