DSA 2856-1: libcommons-fileupload-java security update
Posted on: 02/08/2014 01:59 PM

A libcommons-fileupload-java security update has been released for Debian

DSA 2856-1: libcommons-fileupload-java security update


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2856-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weimer
February 07, 2014 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : libcommons-fileupload-java
Vulnerability : denial of service
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2014-0050

It was discovered that the Apache Commons FileUpload package for Java
could enter an infinite loop while processing a multipart request with
a crafted Content-Type, resulting in a denial-of-service condition.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.2-1+deb6u2.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.2-1+deb7u2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.3.1-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libcommons-fileupload-java packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/



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