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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-6258

Original release date: 02/18/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the legacy mod_jk2 2.0.3-DEV and earlier Apache module allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long (1) Host header, or (2) Hostname within a Host header.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0572
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080212 IOActive Security Advisory: Legacy mod_jk2 Buffer Overflow
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.ioactive.com/vulnerabilities/mod_jk2LegacyBufferOverflowAdvisory.pdf
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#771937
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.ioactive.com/pdfs/mod_jk2.pdf
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3661
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 5330
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 5386
External Source: BID
Name: 27752
Type: Patch Information

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