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Vulnerability of Glassfish Com. Server, Enterprise Server, Sun Java System AS: denial of service of Web Container

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

A remote attacker can create a denial of service in Glassfish Communications Server, GlassFish Enterprise Server and Sun Java System Application Server.
Vulnerable products: Oracle GlassFish Server, Sun AS.
Severity of this weakness: 3/4.
Creation date: 19/10/2011.
Références of this bulletin: BID-50204, cpuoct2011, CVE-2011-3559, VIGILANCE-VUL-11076.

Description of the vulnerability 

A remote attacker can create a denial of service in Glassfish Communications Server, GlassFish Enterprise Server and Sun Java System Application Server.

In order to exploit the vulnerability, the attacker uses the HTTP protocol and targets the Web Container component.
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This computer threat impacts software or systems such as Oracle GlassFish Server, Sun AS.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability alert is important.

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity weakness.

Solutions for this threat 

Glassfish Com. Server, Enterprise Server, Sun Java System AS: CPU of October 2011.
A Critical Patch Update is available:
  http://support.oracle.com/CSP/main/article?cmd=show&type=NOT&id=1364156.1
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