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Apache HTTPD: mod_setenvif .htaccess privilege escalation (CVE-2011-3607)

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Apache HTTPD: mod_setenvif .htaccess privilege escalation (CVE-2011-3607)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/08/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2012
Modified
01/02/2018

Description

The affected asset is vulnerable to this vulnerability ONLY if it is running one of the following modules: mod_setenvif. Review your web server configuration for validation. An integer overflow flaw was found which, when the mod_setenvif module is enabled, could allow local users to gain privileges via a .htaccess file.

Solution(s)

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_0_65
  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_22

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