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Vulnerability of Apache Tomcat: infinite loop via UTF-8 Decoder

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate an infinite loop via UTF-8 Decoder of Apache Tomcat, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: Tomcat, Blue Coat CAS, Broadcom Content Analysis, Debian, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, HP-UX, Junos Space, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, JBoss EAP by Red Hat, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 23/07/2018.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CERTFR-2018-AVI-356, CVE-2018-1336, DLA-1491-1, DSA-4281-1, HPESBUX04015, JSA10993, K73008537, openSUSE-SU-2018:2740-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:3054-1, RHSA-2018:2700-01, RHSA-2018:2701-01, RHSA-2018:2740-01, RHSA-2018:2741-01, RHSA-2018:2742-01, RHSA-2018:2743-01, RHSA-2018:2921-01, RHSA-2018:2930-01, SUSE-SU-2018:2699-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3011-2, SUSE-SU-2018:3261-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3388-1, SYMSA1463, USN-3723-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-26815.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate an infinite loop via UTF-8 Decoder of Apache Tomcat, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This vulnerability announce impacts software or systems such as Tomcat, Blue Coat CAS, Broadcom Content Analysis, Debian, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, HP-UX, Junos Space, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, JBoss EAP by Red Hat, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity threat is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Apache Tomcat: version 9.0.8.
The version 9.0.8 is fixed:
  http://tomcat.apache.org/

Apache Tomcat: version 8.5.32.
The version 8.5.32 is fixed:
  http://tomcat.apache.org/

Apache Tomcat: version 8.0.52.
The version 8.0.52 is fixed:
  http://tomcat.apache.org/

Apache Tomcat: version 7.0.90.
The version 7.0.90 is fixed:
  http://tomcat.apache.org/download-70.cgi

Debian 8: new tomcat8 packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: tomcat8 8.0.14-1+deb8u13

Debian 9: new tomcat8 packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 9: tomcat8 8.5.14-1+deb9u3

F5 BIG-IP: fixed versions for Apache Tomcat.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.

HP-UX Tomcat: version 7.0.104.01.
The version 7.0.104.01 is fixed:
  https://myenterpriselicense.hpe.com/cwp-ui/free-software/HPUXWSATW509

Junos Space: version 19.4R1.
The version 19.4R1 is fixed:
  https://www.juniper.net/support/downloads/

openSUSE Leap 15.0: new tomcat packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: tomcat 9.0.10-lp150.2.3.2

openSUSE Leap 42.3: new tomcat packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: tomcat 8.0.53-15.1

Red Hat JBoss EAP: version 6.4.21.
The version 6.4.21 is fixed:
  https://access.redhat.com/jbossnetwork/restricted/listSoftware.html?product=appplatform&downloadType=securityPatches&version=6.4

Red Hat JBoss Operations Network: version 3.3.11.
The version 3.3.11 is fixed:
  https://access.redhat.com/jbossnetwork/restricted/listSoftware.html?product=em&downloadType=securityPatches&version=3.3

Red Hat JBoss Web Server: version 3.1.0 Service Pack 5.
The version 3.1.0 Service Pack 5 is fixed:
  https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/red_hat_jboss_web_server/3.1/html-single/red_hat_jboss_web_server_3.1_service_pack_5_release_notes/index

RHEL 7.5: new tomcat packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 7: tomcat 7.0.76-8.el7_5

SUSE LE 12 RTM: new tomcat packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM: tomcat 7.0.90-7.23.1

SUSE LE 12 SP1: new tomcat packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: tomcat 8.0.53-10.35.1

SUSE LE 12 SP3: new tomcat packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: tomcat 8.0.53-29.13.1

SUSE LE 15: new tomcat packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: tomcat 9.0.10-3.7.1

Symantec Content Analysis: solution for Tomcat.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

Ubuntu: new tomcat7 packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: tomcat8 8.0.32-1ubuntu1.7
  Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: tomcat7 7.0.52-1ubuntu0.15
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