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CVE-2014-8567 Detail

Current Description

The mod_auth_mellon module before 0.8.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (Apache HTTP server crash) via a crafted logout request that triggers a read of uninitialized data.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/18/2014
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.4 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 9.2
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-1803.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1803.html Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/UNINETT/mod_auth_mellon/commit/0f5b4fd860fa7e3a6c47201637aab05395f32647
https://postlister.uninett.no/sympa/arc/modmellon/2014-11/msg00000.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:uninett:mod_auth_mellon:0.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8567
NVD Published Date:
11/14/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/16/2014