CVE-2010-2232

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CVE-2010-2232 is a vulnerability that was discovered in May 2010 and affects the popular Apache Tomcat application server. This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (DoS) by sending specially crafted HTTP requests to the vulnerable system. The vulnerability is caused by a flaw in the way Tomcat handles certain types of requests, which can be exploited to bypass security restrictions and gain unauthorized access to sensitive data or resources. In June 2010, the vulnerability was publicly disclosed along with a proof-of-concept exploit that demonstrated how the vulnerability could be used to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system. This led to an immediate increase in attacks targeting vulnerable Tomcat servers, with many organizations reporting successful compromises and data breaches. The severity of the vulnerability and its widespread use in production environments made it a critical issue that required prompt action from affected organizations. To mitigate the risk of exploitation, the Apache Software Foundation released a security patch for the vulnerability and advised all affected users to update their installations as soon as possible. Additionally, network administrators were advised to implement additional security measures such as firewall rules and intrusion detection systems to detect and prevent attacks targeting the vulnerability. As of 2021, CVE-2010-2232 remains a significant threat to unpatched Apache Tomcat installations, highlighting the importance of timely patch management and proactive security measures.
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Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM App Connect Enterprise Toolkit and the IBM Integration Bus Toolkit