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 fromApache (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.

Official Statement fromRed 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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=133355494609819&w=2
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022988
http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_2.2.14 Vendor Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:150
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013-1899555.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36596 Patch 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/53666
https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=47645
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

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2699
NVD Published Date:
10/13/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE