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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.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red 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 Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://httpd.apache.org/docs/logs.html
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7363.php

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-1556
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2001
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008