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Apache HTTPD: mod_proxy_ftp globbing XSS (CVE-2008-2939)

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Apache HTTPD: mod_proxy_ftp globbing XSS (CVE-2008-2939)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
08/06/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2012
Modified
01/13/2022

Description

A flaw was found in the handling of wildcards in the path of a FTP URL with mod_proxy_ftp. If mod_proxy_ftp is enabled to support FTP-over-HTTP, requests containing globbing characters could lead to cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

Solution(s)

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_0_64
  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_10

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