Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop')
An issue was discovered in Mattermost Server before 5.23.0. Large webhook requests allow attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop), aka MMSA-2020-0021.
CWE-835 - Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition
Loops with multiple exits and flags detract from the quality of an application. They tend to make control structures difficult to understand, and introduce the risk of non-termination and other structural problems. The vulnerability “loop with unreachable exit condition” enables attackers to exploit this flaw, leading to denial of service.