CVE-2017-9804

NameCVE-2017-9804
DescriptionIn Apache Struts 2.3.7 through 2.3.33 and 2.5 through 2.5.12, if an application allows entering a URL in a form field and built-in URLValidator is used, it is possible to prepare a special URL which will be used to overload server process when performing validation of the URL. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for S2-047 / CVE-2017-7672.
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NVD severitymedium

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libstruts1.2-javasource(unstable)(unfixed)

Notes

[wheezy] - libstruts1.2-java <ignored> (Minor issue)
DOS class vulnerability and classified as low by upstream.
https://struts.apache.org/docs/s2-050.html

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