CVE-2001-1556 Detail

Current Description

The log files in Apache web server contain information directly supplied by clients and does not filter or quote control characters, which could allow remote attackers to hide HTTP requests and spoof source IP addresses when logs are viewed with UNIX programs such as cat, tail, and grep.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement fromRed Hat (08/30/2006)

This is a duplicate CVE name and is a combination of CVE-2003-0020 and CVE-2003-0083.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-10/0231.html Broken Link 
http://httpd.apache.org/docs/logs.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7363.php Broken Link 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-532 Insertion of Sensitive Information into Log File cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-1556
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2001
NVD Last Modified:
10/14/2020
Source:
MITRE