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CVE-2007-1862 Detail

Description

The recall_headers function in mod_mem_cache in Apache 2.2.4 does not properly copy all levels of header data, which can cause Apache to return HTTP headers containing previously used data, which could be used by remote attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/04/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/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): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.6. http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html

Official Statement from Red Hat (06/11/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue was specific to httpd version 2.2.4 and did not affect the versions of httpd as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4 or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186219
http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=41551
http://people.apache.org/~covener/2.2.x-mod_memcache-poolmgmt.diff
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-06.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:127
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:150
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013-1899555.html
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00320.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24553
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2231
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2727

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1862
NVD Published Date:
06/04/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2013