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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
Description Last Modified:  01/08/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.5 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
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
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00004.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3523
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:016
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0008.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0009.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/486169/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27236
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-575-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0048
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39474
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10664
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8651
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00541.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00562.html

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)

Change History

5 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6421
NVD Published Date:
01/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018