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CVE-2015-3183 Detail

Description

The chunked transfer coding implementation in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.14 does not properly parse chunk headers, which allows remote attackers to conduct HTTP request smuggling attacks via a crafted request, related to mishandling of large chunk-size values and invalid chunk-extension characters in modules/http/http_filters.c.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/20/2015

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3183
Original release date:
07/20/2015
Last revised:
01/04/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_24.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_24.html
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10735 External Source CONFIRM http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10735
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Aug/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-08-13-2
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Sep/msg00004.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-09-16-4
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-10/msg00011.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1684
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=144493176821532&w=2 External Source HP SSRT102254
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1666.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2015:1666
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1667.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2015:1667
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1668.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2015:1668
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2661.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2015:2661
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0061.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:0061
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0062.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:0062
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2054.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2054
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2055.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2055
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2056.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2056
http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_2.4 External Source CONFIRM http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_2.4
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3325 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3325
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2016-2881720.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2016-2881720.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinoct2015-2511968.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinoct2015-2511968.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2015-2367953.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2015-2367953.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75963 External Source BID 75963
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91787 External Source BID 91787
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032967 External Source SECTRACK 1032967
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2686-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2686-1
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015:2659 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2015:2659
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015:2660 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2015:2660
https://github.com/apache/httpd/commit/e427c41257957b57036d5a549b260b6185d1dd73 External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/apache/httpd/commit/e427c41257957b57036d5a549b260b6185d1dd73
https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04832246 External Source CONFIRM https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04832246
https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04926789 External Source CONFIRM https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04926789
https://puppet.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3183 External Source CONFIRM https://puppet.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3183
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201610-02 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201610-02
https://support.apple.com/HT205219 External Source CONFIRM https://support.apple.com/HT205219
https://support.apple.com/kb/HT205031 External Source CONFIRM https://support.apple.com/kb/HT205031

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