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CVE-2007-6421 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in balancer-manager in mod_proxy_balancer in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.0 through 2.2.6 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) ss, (2) wr, or (3) rr parameters, or (4) the URL.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/08/2008      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6421
Original release date:
01/08/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
3.5 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.8. http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 External Source CONFIRM http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html External Source CONFIRM http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00004.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:021
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3523 External Source SREASON 3523
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:016 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:016
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0008.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0008
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0009.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0009
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486169/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080110 SecurityReason - Apache2 CSRF, XSS, Memory Corruption and Denial of Service Vulnerability
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27236 External Source BID 27236
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-575-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-575-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0048 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0048
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39474 External Source XF apache-modproxybalancer-xss(39474)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10664 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10664
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8651 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8651
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00541.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1711
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00562.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1695

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10664
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10664
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8651
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8651

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

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