CVE-2020-11996

Priority
Description
A specially crafted sequence of HTTP/2 requests sent to Apache Tomcat
10.0.0-M1 to 10.0.0-M5, 9.0.0.M1 to 9.0.35 and 8.5.0 to 8.5.55 could
trigger high CPU usage for several seconds. If a sufficient number of such
requests were made on concurrent HTTP/2 connections, the server could
become unresponsive.
References
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-11996
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2020/06/25/6
https://github.com/apache/tomcat/commit/9a0231683a77e2957cea0fdee88b193b30b0c976 (9.0.36)
https://github.com/apache/tomcat/commit/c8acd2ab7371e39aeca7c306f3b5380f00afe552 (8.5.56)
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r5541ef6b6b68b49f76fc4c45695940116da2bcbe0312ef204a00a2e0%40%3Cannounce.tomcat.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r74f5a8204efe574cbfcd95b2a16236fe95beb45c4d9fee3dc789dca9@%3Ccommits.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r8f3d416c193bc9384a8a7dd368623d441f5fcaff1057115008100561@%3Ccommits.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r8f7484589454638af527182ae55ef5b628ba00c05c5b11887c922fb1@%3Cnotifications.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r93ca628ef3a4530dfe5ac49fddc795f0920a4b2a408b57a30926a42b@%3Ccommits.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/ra7092f7492569b39b04ec0decf52628ba86c51f15efb38f5853e2760@%3Cnotifications.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rb4ee49ecc4c59620ffd5e66e84a17e526c2c3cfa95d0cd682d90d338@%3Cnotifications.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rb820f1a2a02bf07414be12c653c2ab5321fd87b9bf6c5e635c53ff4b@%3Cnotifications.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rc80b96b4b96618b2b7461cb90664a428cfd6605eea9f74e51b792542@%3Cnotifications.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rea65d6ef2e45dd1c45faae83922042732866c7b88fa109b76c83db52@%3Cnotifications.ofbiz.apache.org%3E
Notes
mdeslaurHTTP/2 support introduced in 8.5
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (9.0.36-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needs-triage
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):needs-triage
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):not-affected (9.0.36-1)
More Information

Updated: 2020-07-08 13:14:31 UTC (commit dea10fea942152490d34ca31e8745023d2cefc67)