Published: 04/10/2002 Updated: 25/03/2019
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 10
VMScore: 505
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

The Java Server Pages (JSP) engine in Tomcat allows web page owners to cause a denial of service (engine crash) on the web server via a JSP page that calls WPrinterJob().pageSetup(null,null).


source: wwwsecurityfocuscom/bid/4995/info A vulnerability has been reported in Apache Tomcat for Windows that results in a denial of service condition The vulnerability occurs when Tomcat encounters a malicious JSP page The following snippet of code is reported to crash the Tomcat JSP engine: new WPrinterJob()pageSetup(null,null); & ...