HTTP/2 Vulnerability Let Hackers Launch DOS Attacks On Web Servers


Researchers identified a significant vulnerability within the HTTP/2 protocol, potentially allowing hackers to launch Denial of Service (DOS) attacks on web servers.

The vulnerability tracked as CVE-2024-28182 has raised concerns among internet security experts and prompted responses from various technology vendors.

The CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) disclosed the vulnerability in a vulnerability note VU#421644.

It has been assigned the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) identifier CVE-2024-28182. This security flaw is particularly worrisome because it affects the HTTP/2 protocol, which is widely used for secure communications on the Internet.

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