CVE-2009-1890 Detail

Current Description

The stream_reqbody_cl function in mod_proxy_http.c in the mod_proxy module in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.3.3, when a reverse proxy is configured, does not properly handle an amount of streamed data that exceeds the Content-Length value, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via crafted requests.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Nov/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-10/msg00006.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=129190899612998&w=2
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200907-04.xml
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3937
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/httpd/httpd/trunk/CHANGES?r1=790587&r2=790586&pathrev=790587 Vendor Advisory 
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/httpd/httpd/trunk/CHANGES?revision=790587 Vendor Advisory 
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/httpd/httpd/trunk/modules/proxy/mod_proxy_http.c?r1=790587&r2=790586&pathrev=790587 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=790587 Vendor Advisory 
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0142
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PK91259
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PK99480
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1834
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:149
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:150
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013-1899555.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1156.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507852/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507857/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35565
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022509
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-802-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3184 Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/8d63cb8e9100f28a99429b4328e4e7cebce861d5772ac9863ba2ae6f@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/f7f95ac1cd9895db2714fa3ebaa0b94d0c6df360f742a40951384a53@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r57608dc51b79102f3952ae06f54d5277b649c86d6533dcd6a7d201f7@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rfbaf647d52c1cb843e726a0933f156366a806cead84fbd430951591b@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12330
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8616
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9403
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1148.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg01363.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1890
NVD Published Date:
07/05/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE