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CVE-2007-3008 Detail

Description

Mbedthis AppWeb before 2.2.2 enables the HTTP TRACE method, which has unspecified impact probably related to remote information leaks and cross-site tracing (XST) attacks, a related issue to CVE-2004-2320 and CVE-2005-3398.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/04/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3008
Original release date:
06/04/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/05/2008)

The Apache Software Foundation do not treat this as a security issue. A configuration change can be made to disable the ability to respond to HTTP TRACE requests if required. For more information please see: http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/03-01-24#news

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.appwebserver.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=996 External Source MISC http://www.appwebserver.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=996
http://www.mbedthis.com/products/appWeb/doc/product/newFeatures.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mbedthis.com/products/appWeb/doc/product/newFeatures.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24456 External Source BID 24456
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34854 External Source XF mbedthis-httptrace-xss(34854)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

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