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CVE-2002-2103 Detail

Description

Apache before 1.3.24, when writing to the log file, records a spoofed hostname from the reverse lookup of an IP address, even when a double-reverse lookup fails, which allows remote attackers to hide the original source of activities.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2002

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of Apache HTTP server as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_1.3
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8629.php Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4358 Patch

Technical Details

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-2103
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008