Release date: December 9, 2014
Vulnerability identifier: APSB14-29
Priority: See table below
CVE numbers: CVE-2014-9166
Adobe has released security hotfixes for ColdFusion versions 11 and 10. These hotfixes address a resource consumption issue that could potentially result in a denial of service. ColdFusion 9.x versions are not affected by this issue.
Adobe recommends ColdFusion customers update their installation using the instructions provided in the relevant technote:
ColdFusion 11: http://helpx.adobe.com/coldfusion/kb/coldfusion-11-update-3.html
ColdFusion 10: http://helpx.adobe.com/coldfusion/kb/coldfusion-10-update-15.html
Customers should also apply the security configuration settings as outlined on the ColdFusion Security page as well as review the ColdFusion 11 Lockdown Guide and ColdFusion 10 Lockdown Guide.
Adobe categorizes these updates with the following priority ratings and recommends users update their installations to the newest versions:
These updates address an important vulnerability in the software.
Adobe has released security hotfixes for ColdFusion versions 11 and 10. These hotfixes address a resource consumption issue that could potentially result in a denial of service (CVE-2014-9166).
Adobe would like to thank Chris Hopkins of Website Development Ltd. for reporting this issue and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.
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