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F5 Networks: K23332326 (CVE-2010-2791): Apache HTTPD vulnerability CVE-2010-2791

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F5 Networks: K23332326 (CVE-2010-2791): Apache HTTPD vulnerability CVE-2010-2791

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
08/05/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
10/13/2017

Description

mod_proxy in httpd in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.9, when running on Unix, does not close the backend connection if a timeout occurs when reading a response from a persistent connection, which allows remote attackers to obtain a potentially sensitive response intended for a different client in opportunistic circumstances via a normal HTTP request. NOTE: this is the same issue as CVE-2010-2068, but for a different OS and set of affected versions.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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