Release date: March 13, 2007
Vulnerability identifier: APSB07-07
CVE number: CVE-2007-1278
Platform: Windows only
NOTE: ColdFusion MX 6.1 and 7.0 Standard editions are not affected.
A vulnerability in JRun???s IIS connector could allow a denial of service attack. By taking a series of specific actions after requesting a file located in the JRun web application root (with context root), a malicious user could potentially cause a denial of service attack on Microsoft IIS 6 installations of JRun 4 Updater 6.
Adobe recommends affected users update their software using the installation instructions below.
NOTE: Back up your existing files before making changes. As always, test the changes in a non-production environment before applying the changes to production servers.
JRun 4.0 Updater 6 or ColdFusion MX 7.0 (installed as the Multi-Server option)
ColdFusion MX 6.1 Enterprise, if installed with the "J2EE" option and deployed on JRun 4.0 Updater 6
(For ColdFusion 6.1, Updater 1 is required)
Adobe categorizes this as a low severity issue and recommends affected users patch their installations.
A vulnerability in JRun???s IIS connector could allow a denial of service attack. By taking a series of specific actions after requesting a file located in the JRun web application root (with context root), a malicious user could potentially cause a denial of service attack on Microsoft IIS installations of JRun 4 Updater 6. This issue is specific to Microsoft IIS 6 installations of JRun 4, and is remotely exploitable. Microsoft IIS 5 installations are not vulnerable.
Adobe would like to thank Shoji Kamiichi of NEC for reporting this vulnerability and for working with us to help protect our customers' security.
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