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Apache HTTPD: mod_status buffer overflow (CVE-2014-0226)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) July 17, 2014 July 17, 2014 May 26, 2016

Description

The affected asset is vulnerable to this vulnerability ONLY if it is running one of the following modules: mod_status. Review your web server configuration for validation. A race condition was found in mod_status. An attacker able to access a public server status page on a server using a threaded MPM could send a carefully crafted request which could lead to a heap buffer overflow. Note that it is not a default or recommended configuration to have a public accessible server status page.

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References

Solution

apache-httpd-upgrade-2_2_29

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