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Apache HTTPD: mod_proxy_ftp FTP command injection (CVE-2009-3095)

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Apache HTTPD: mod_proxy_ftp FTP command injection (CVE-2009-3095)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/08/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The affected asset is vulnerable to this vulnerability ONLY if it is running one of the following modules: mod_proxy_ftp. Review your web server configuration for validation. A flaw was found in the mod_proxy_ftp module. In a reverse proxy configuration, a remote attacker could use this flaw to bypass intended access restrictions by creating a carefully-crafted HTTP Authorization header, allowing the attacker to send arbitrary commands to the FTP server.

Solution(s)

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_0_64
  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_14

References

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_0_64
  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_14

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