Apache Tomcat denial of service vulnerability


Apache Tomcat is an implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies.
Apache Tomcat contains a vulnerability that may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service (DoS).
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 5.0 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Low
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: None
  • Availability Impact: Partial
Affected Products

Apache Software Foundation
  • Apache Tomcat Version 3.x
Hitachi, Ltd
  • Cosminexus Server Container for Java
  • Cosminexus Server Container


A remote attacker may cause a denial of service (DoS).

Vendor Information

Apache Software Foundation Hitachi, Ltd
  • Hitachi Software Vulnerability Information : HS05-006
CWE (What is CWE?)

CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2005-0808

  1. JVN : JVN#DD18AD07
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2005-0808
  3. US-CERT Vulnerability Note : VU#204710
  4. SecurityFocus : 12795
Revision History

  • [2008/05/21]
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