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Apache HTTPD: Timeout detection flaw (mod_proxy_http) (CVE-2010-2068)

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Apache HTTPD: Timeout detection flaw (mod_proxy_http) (CVE-2010-2068)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
06/18/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2012
Modified
01/13/2022

Description

An information disclosure flaw was found in mod_proxy_http in versions 2.2.9 through 2.2.15, 2.3.4-alpha and 2.3.5-alpha. Under certain timeout conditions, the server could return a response intended for another user. Only Windows, Netware and OS2 operating systems are affected. Only those configurations which trigger the use of proxy worker pools are affected. There was no vulnerability on earlier versions, as proxy pools were not yet introduced. The simplest workaround is to globally configure; SetEnv proxy-nokeepalive 1

Solution(s)

  • apache-httpd-cve-2010-2068-2-3-patch
  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_16

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