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CVE-2015-5740 Detail

Current Description

The net/http library in net/http/transfer.go in Go before 1.4.3 does not properly parse HTTP headers, which allows remote attackers to conduct HTTP request smuggling attacks via a request with two Content-length headers.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-October/167997.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-October/168029.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1538.html Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2015/q3/237 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2015/q3/292 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2015/q3/294 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1250352 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/golang/go/commit/300d9a21583e7cf0149a778a0611e76ff7c6680f Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-444 Inconsistent Interpretation of HTTP Requests ('HTTP Request Smuggling') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:golang:go
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Up to (including)
1.4.2

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21
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 cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.2
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.3
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.4
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.6
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.2
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.3
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.4
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.5
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.6
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_tus:7.2
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_tus:7.3
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_tus:7.6
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5740
NVD Published Date:
10/18/2017
NVD Last Modified:
05/09/2019