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CVE-2009-0796 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Status.pm in Apache::Status and Apache2::Status in mod_perl1 and mod_perl2 for the Apache HTTP Server, when /perl-status is accessible, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URI.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/07/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
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 Red Hat (06/11/2009)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2009-0796 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having moderate security impact, a future mod_perl package update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1021508.1-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1021709.1-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/perl/modperl/branches/1.x/lib/Apache/Status.pm?r1=177851&r2=761081&pathrev=761081&diff_format=h
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=761081 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/modperl/modperl/99475#99475 Exploit
http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/modperl/modperl-cvs/99477#99477 Exploit
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:091
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502709/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34383
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021988
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0943
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=494402
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-0796
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8488

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8488
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8488

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0796
NVD Published Date:
04/07/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017