Debian Security Advisory
apache -- vulnerable to a denial of service
- Date Reported:
- 28 Aug 1998
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- No other external database security references currently available.
- More information:
We have received a report from Dag-Erling Coidan Smørgrav who says
that the apache as distributed with Debian GNU/Linux 2.0 is vulnerable
to a denial of services exploit, where repeated, identical headers
can consume O(n²) memory.
We recommend you upgrade your apache package immediately.
- Fixed in:
- All - (in release 2.0) 1.3.0-5