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Apache HTTPD: mod_md, DoS via Coredumps on specially crafted requests (CVE-2018-8011)

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Apache HTTPD: mod_md, DoS via Coredumps on specially crafted requests (CVE-2018-8011)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/18/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/19/2018
Modified
01/13/2022

Description

By specially crafting HTTP requests, the mod_md challenge handler would dereference a NULL pointer and cause the child process to segfault. This could be used to DoS the server.

Solution(s)

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_4_34

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