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CVE-2012-0053 Detail

Description

protocol.c in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.x through 2.2.21 does not properly restrict header information during construction of Bad Request (aka 400) error documents, which allows remote attackers to obtain the values of HTTPOnly cookies via vectors involving a (1) long or (2) malformed header in conjunction with crafted web script.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/27/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c03360041
http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html Vendor Advisory
http://kb.juniper.net/JSA10585
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00004.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-02/msg00026.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-03/msg00002.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=133294460209056&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=133494237717847&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=133951357207000&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=136441204617335&w=2
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0128.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0542.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0543.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5501
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1235454 Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2405
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:012
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:150
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2015-1972971.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2012-392727.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51706
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=785069

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

9 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0053
NVD Published Date:
01/27/2012
NVD Last Modified:
01/17/2018