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Apache HTTPD: mod_proxy denial of service (CVE-2014-0117)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
4 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) July 18, 2014 July 18, 2014 October 15, 2015


The affected asset is vulnerable to this vulnerability ONLY if it is running one of the following modules: mod_proxy. Review your web server configuration for validation. A flaw was found in mod_proxy in httpd versions 2.4.6 to 2.4.9. A remote attacker could send a carefully crafted request to a server configured as a reverse proxy, and cause the child process to crash. This could lead to a denial of service against a threaded MPM.

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