Multiple HTTP/2 DoS flaws found by Netflix

    Date19 Aug 2019
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    Have you heard that Netflix has identified several denial of service (DoS) flaws in numerous implementations of HTTP/2, a popular network protocol that underpins large parts of the web? Exploiting them could make servers grind to a halt. These vulnerabilities affect various Linux distributions and open-source vendors and projects. Learn the details in this article:

    HTTP/2 is the latest flavour of HTTP, the application protocol that manages communication between web servers and clients. Released in 2015, HTTP/2 introduced several improvements intended to make sessions faster and more reliable.

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