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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      Last Modified:  06/04/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1862
Original release date:
06/04/2007
Last revised:
10/10/2013
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

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.

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186219 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186219
http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html External Source CONFIRM http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=41551 External Source CONFIRM http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=41551
http://people.apache.org/~covener/2.2.x-mod_memcache-poolmgmt.diff External Source CONFIRM http://people.apache.org/~covener/2.2.x-mod_memcache-poolmgmt.diff
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-06.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200711-06
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:127 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:127
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:150 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2013:150
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013-1899555.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013-1899555.html
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00320.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2214
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24553 External Source BID 24553
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2231 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2231
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2727 External Source VUPEN ADV-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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