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Web applications / Other software
Elastic Cloud Enterprise
Server applications / Other server solutions
This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to application does not properly control consumption of internal resources. A remote non-authenticated attacker can send specially crafted HTTP requests to the application, cause an OutOfMemory error and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Elasticsearch: 7.0.0 - 8.8.2
Elastic Cloud Enterprise: 2.0.0 - 3.6.0Fixed software versions
Q & A
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?