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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-0053: Apache HTTP Server: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-0053: Apache HTTP Server: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/27/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
01/02/2018

Description

protocol.c in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.x through 2.2.21 does not properly restrict header information during construction of Bad Request (aka 400) error documents, which allows remote attackers to obtain the values of HTTPOnly cookies via vectors involving a (1) long or (2) malformed header in conjunction with crafted web script.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-apache

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