Apache Tomcat CVE-2019-10072 Incomplete Fix Denial of Service Vulnerability

Risk

Medium

Date Discovered

June 20, 2019

Description

Apache Tomcat is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability. Attackers may leverage this issue to cause denial-of-service conditions. The following products are affected: Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1 through 9.0.19 Apache Tomcat 8.5.0 through 8.5.40

Technologies Affected

  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.0
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.1
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.11
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.12
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.13
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.14
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.15
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.16
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.17
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.18
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.19
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.2
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.20
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.21
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.22
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.23
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.24
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.25
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.26
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.27
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.28
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.29
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.3
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.30
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.31
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.32
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.33
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.34
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.35
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.36
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.37
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.38
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.39
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.4
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.40
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.5
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.6
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.7
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.8
  • Apache Tomcat 8.5.9
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M1
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M10
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M11
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M12
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M13
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M15
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M17
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M18
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M19
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M2
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M20
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M21
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M22
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M3
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M4
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M5
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M7
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0.M9
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0M6
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.0M8
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.1
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.10
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.12
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.14
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.16
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.17
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.18
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.19
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.4
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.5
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.7
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.8
  • Apache Tomcat 9.0.9
  • Oracle MySQL Enterprise Monitor 8.0.13
  • Oracle MySQL Enterprise Monitor 8.0.14
  • Oracle MySQL Enterprise Monitor 8.0.17

Recommendations

Block external access at the network boundary, unless external parties require service.
If global access isn't needed, filter access to the affected computer at the network boundary. Restricting access to only trusted computers and networks might greatly reduce the likelihood of a successful exploit.

Deploy network intrusion detection systems to monitor network traffic for malicious activity.
Deploy NIDS to monitor network traffic for signs of anomalous or suspicious activity. This may indicate successful exploit attempts or activity that results from a successful exploit.

Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.

References

Credits

John Simpson of Trend Micro Security Research


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