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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1863

Original release date: 06/27/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

cache_util.c in the mod_cache module in Apache HTTP Server (httpd), when caching is enabled and a threaded Multi-Processing Module (MPM) is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (child processing handler crash) via a request with the (1) s-maxage, (2) max-age, (3) min-fresh, or (4) max-stale Cache-Control headers without a value.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)
Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.6 and 2.0.61: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html

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External Source: SECUNIA
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External Source: SECUNIA
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External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2007-0026
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28606
External Source: SECUNIA
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External Source: APPLE
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External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9824
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:141
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3386
External Source: MLIST
Name: [security-announce] 20090820 VMSA-2009-0010 VMware Hosted products update libpng and Apache HTTP Server
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0534
External Source: SECUNIA
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External Source: REDHAT
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External Source: VUPEN
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External Source: REDHAT
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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0233
External Source: CONFIRM
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Name: 26443
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:140
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2727
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 37079
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-353.htm
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1500
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26842
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071447
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090821 VMSA-2009-0010 VMware Hosted products update libpng and Apache HTTP Server
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Name: PK49355
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External Source: CONFIRM
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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3283
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-150A
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200711-06
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26822
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0557
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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25873
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-499-1

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9824
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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