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IBM HTTP Server: CVE-2013-6438: Potential Denial of Sevice in mod_dav for IBM HTTP Server.

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IBM HTTP Server: CVE-2013-6438: Potential Denial of Sevice in mod_dav for IBM HTTP Server.

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/18/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/22/2018
Modified
10/10/2018

Description

The dav_xml_get_cdata function in main/util.c in the mod_dav module in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.8 does not properly remove whitespace characters from CDATA sections, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a crafted DAV WRITE request.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-http_server-apply-fix-pack-8_0_0_9
  • ibm-http_server-apply-fix-pack-8_5_5_2
  • ibm-http_server-apply-interim-fix-pi09345-for-8_0
  • ibm-http_server-apply-interim-fix-pi09345-for-8_5

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