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Apache HTTPD: mod_rewrite potential open redirect (CVE-2019-10098)

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Apache HTTPD: mod_rewrite potential open redirect (CVE-2019-10098)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/16/2019
Created
08/17/2019
Added
08/16/2019
Modified
08/16/2019

Description

The affected asset is vulnerable to this vulnerability ONLY if it is running one of the following modules: mod_rewrite. Review your web server configuration for validation. Redirects configured with mod_rewrite that were intended to be self-referential might be fooled by encoded newlines and redirect instead to an an unexpected URL within the request URL.

Solution(s)

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_4_41

References

  • apache-httpd-upgrade-2_4_41

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