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CVE-2009-2699 Detail

Current Description

The Solaris pollset feature in the Event Port backend in poll/unix/port.c in the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) library before 1.3.9, as used in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.2.14 and other products, does not properly handle errors, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon hang) via unspecified HTTP requests, related to the prefork and event MPMs.

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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (02/23/2010)

This flaw does not affect the version of APR shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux. This flaw affected JBoss Enterprise Web Server running on the Solaris platform. Updated httpd packages are available for download from Customer Support Portal: https://support.redhat.com/jbossnetwork/restricted/listSoftware.html?product=webserver&downloadType=securityPatches&version=1.0.0

Official Statement from Apache (01/21/2010)

Clarification 1: This issue only affects Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris. Other versions of Solaris and non-Solaris platforms are not affected. Clarification 2: This issue only affects 2.2.x versions of Apache HTTP Server, APR 1.1 through 1.3.8. APR 0.9.x is not affected.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=133355494609819&w=2 Issue Tracking  Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022988 Broken Link  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_2.2.14 Broken Link  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:150 Broken Link 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013-1899555.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36596 Patch  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/53666 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=47645 Issue Tracking  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/8d63cb8e9100f28a99429b4328e4e7cebce861d5772ac9863ba2ae6f@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/f7f95ac1cd9895db2714fa3ebaa0b94d0c6df360f742a40951384a53@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r2295080a257bad27ea68ca0af12fc715577f9e84801eae116a33107e@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r57608dc51b79102f3952ae06f54d5277b649c86d6533dcd6a7d201f7@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r75cbe9ea3e2114e4271bbeca7aff96117b50c1b6eb7c4772b0337c1f@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r9ea3538f229874c80a10af473856a81fbf5f694cd7f471cc679ba70b@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r9f93cf6dde308d42a9c807784e8102600d0397f5f834890708bf6920@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rad2acee3ab838b52c04a0698b1728a9a43467bf365bd481c993c535d@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rdca61ae990660bacb682295f2a09d34612b7bb5f457577fe17f4d064@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/reb7c64aeea604bf948467d9d1cab8ff23fa7d002be1964bcc275aae7@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rf6449464fd8b7437704c55f88361b66f12d5b5f90bcce66af4be4ba9@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rfbaf647d52c1cb843e726a0933f156366a806cead84fbd430951591b@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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