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FreeBSD: apache22 -- chunk header parsing defect (CVE-2015-3183)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) June 23, 2015 July 19, 2015 August 09, 2016

Description

The chunked transfer coding implementation in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.14 does not properly parse chunk headers, which allows remote attackers to conduct HTTP request smuggling attacks via a crafted request, related to mishandling of large chunk-size values and invalid chunk-extension characters in modules/http/http_filters.c.

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References

Solution

freebsd-upgrade-package-apache22

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