Intrusion Prevention

Apache.Tomcat.ChunkedInputFilter.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in Apache Tomcat.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles crafted HTTP request packets. It allows a remote attacker to crash vulnerable systems.

Affected Products

Apache Software Foundation Tomcat prior to 6.0.43
Apache Software Foundation Tomcat prior to 7.0.55
Apache Software Foundation Tomcat prior to 8.0.8

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attacker can crash vulnerable systems.

CVE References

CVE-2014-0227