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Bug 931097 (CVE-2024-30251) - <dev-python/aiohttp-3.9.4: DoS when trying to parse malformed POST requests
Summary: <dev-python/aiohttp-3.9.4: DoS when trying to parse malformed POST requests
Alias: CVE-2024-30251
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [glsa?]
Depends on: 930748 931181
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Reported: 2024-05-02 14:43 UTC by Christopher Fore
Modified: 2024-05-14 05:48 UTC (History)
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Description Christopher Fore 2024-05-02 14:43:01 UTC

An attacker can send a specially crafted POST (multipart/form-data) request. When the aiohttp server processes it, the server will enter an infinite loop and be unable to process any further requests.