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IBM HTTP Server: CVE-2018-1303: Possible out of bound read in mod_cache_socache

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IBM HTTP Server: CVE-2018-1303: Possible out of bound read in mod_cache_socache

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/26/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
08/06/2018
Modified
02/21/2019

Description

A specially crafted HTTP request header could have crashed the Apache HTTP Server prior to version 2.4.30 due to an out of bound read while preparing data to be cached in shared memory. It could be used as a Denial of Service attack against users of mod_cache_socache. The vulnerability is considered as low risk since mod_cache_socache is not widely used, mod_cache_disk is not concerned by this vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-http_server-apply-fix-pack-9_0_0_8

References

  • ibm-http_server-apply-fix-pack-9_0_0_8

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