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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   BlackBerry Enterprise Server Vendors:   Research In Motion Limited
(RIM Issues Fix for BlackBerry Enterprise Server) Apache Tomcat 'Transfer-Encoding' Header Processing Flaw Lets Remote Users Deny Service and Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1025357
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1025357
CVE Reference:   CVE-2010-2227   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 14 2011
Impact:   Denial of service via network, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Tomcat. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information. BlackBerry Enterprise Server is affected.

A remote user can send a request with a specially crafted 'Transfer-Encoding' header value to trigger a buffer recycling error and cause subsequent requests to fail or cause information from other requests to be leaked to the user.

Steve Jones reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can obtain information from other requests.

Solution:   RIM has issued a fix for BlackBerry Enterprise Server, which is affected by this vulnerability.

The RIM advisory is available at:

http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/KB25966

Cause:   Access control error, State error
Underlying OS:  Windows (2000), Windows (2003), Windows (2008)

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Jul 12 2010 Apache Tomcat 'Transfer-Encoding' Header Processing Flaw Lets Remote Users Deny Service and Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information



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