ID CVE-2008-2364
Summary The ap_proxy_http_process_response function in mod_proxy_http.c in the mod_proxy module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.0.63 and 2.2.8 does not limit the number of forwarded interim responses, which allows remote HTTP servers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of interim responses.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 11-10-2018 - 20:40)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-399
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
oval via4
  • accepted 2014-07-14T04:00:10.541-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name J. Daniel Brown
      organization DTCC
    • name Shane Shaffer
      organization G2, Inc.
    • name Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    definition_extensions
    • comment Apache HTTP Server 2.0.x is installed on the system
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8605
    • comment Apache HTTP Server 2.2.x is installed on the system
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8550
    description The ap_proxy_http_process_response function in mod_proxy_http.c in the mod_proxy module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.0.63 and 2.2.8 does not limit the number of forwarded interim responses, which allows remote HTTP servers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of interim responses.
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11713
    status accepted
    submitted 2010-07-27T17:30:00.000-05:00
    title Apache 'mod_proxy_http' Interim Response Denial of Service Vulnerability
    version 11
  • accepted 2015-04-20T04:02:29.943-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Michael Wood
      organization Hewlett-Packard
    • name Sushant Kumar Singh
      organization Hewlett-Packard
    • name Sushant Kumar Singh
      organization Hewlett-Packard
    • name Prashant Kumar
      organization Hewlett-Packard
    • name Mike Cokus
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    description The ap_proxy_http_process_response function in mod_proxy_http.c in the mod_proxy module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.0.63 and 2.2.8 does not limit the number of forwarded interim responses, which allows remote HTTP servers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of interim responses.
    family unix
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6084
    status accepted
    submitted 2008-08-28T13:04:06.000-04:00
    title HP-UX Running Apache, Remote Cross Site Scripting (XSS) or Denial of Service (DoS)
    version 42
  • accepted 2013-04-29T04:20:24.353-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Aharon Chernin
      organization SCAP.com, LLC
    • name Dragos Prisaca
      organization G2, Inc.
    definition_extensions
    • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
    • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
    • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
    • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
    • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
    • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11414
    • comment The operating system installed on the system is CentOS Linux 5.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15802
    • comment Oracle Linux 5.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15459
    description The ap_proxy_http_process_response function in mod_proxy_http.c in the mod_proxy module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.0.63 and 2.2.8 does not limit the number of forwarded interim responses, which allows remote HTTP servers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of interim responses.
    family unix
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9577
    status accepted
    submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
    title The ap_proxy_http_process_response function in mod_proxy_http.c in the mod_proxy module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.0.63 and 2.2.8 does not limit the number of forwarded interim responses, which allows remote HTTP servers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of interim responses.
    version 24
redhat via4
advisories
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2008:0966
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2008:0967
rpms
  • httpd-0:2.0.46-71.ent
  • httpd-devel-0:2.0.46-71.ent
  • mod_ssl-0:2.0.46-71.ent
  • httpd-0:2.0.52-41.ent.2
  • httpd-devel-0:2.0.52-41.ent.2
  • httpd-manual-0:2.0.52-41.ent.2
  • httpd-suexec-0:2.0.52-41.ent.2
  • mod_ssl-0:2.0.52-41.ent.2
  • httpd-0:2.2.3-11.el5_2.4
  • httpd-devel-0:2.2.3-11.el5_2.4
  • httpd-manual-0:2.2.3-11.el5_2.4
  • mod_ssl-0:2.2.3-11.el5_2.4
refmap via4
aixapar PK67579
apple APPLE-SA-2008-10-09
bid
  • 29653
  • 31681
bugtraq
  • 20080729 rPSA-2008-0236-1 httpd mod_ssl
  • 20081122 rPSA-2008-0328-1 httpd mod_ssl
confirm
fedora
  • FEDORA-2008-6314
  • FEDORA-2008-6393
gentoo GLSA-200807-06
hp
  • HPSBUX02365
  • HPSBUX02401
  • HPSBUX02465
  • SSRT080118
  • SSRT090005
  • SSRT090192
mandriva
  • MDVSA-2008:195
  • MDVSA-2008:237
sectrack 1020267
secunia
  • 30621
  • 31026
  • 31404
  • 31416
  • 31651
  • 31904
  • 32222
  • 32685
  • 32838
  • 33156
  • 33797
  • 34219
  • 34259
  • 34418
sunalert 247666
suse
  • SUSE-SR:2009:006
  • SUSE-SR:2009:007
ubuntu USN-731-1
vupen
  • ADV-2008-1798
  • ADV-2008-2780
  • ADV-2009-0320
xf apache-modproxy-module-dos(42987)
statements via4
  • contributor Mark J Cox
    lastmodified 2008-07-02
    organization Apache
    statement Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.9. http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
  • contributor Mark J Cox
    lastmodified 2008-06-26
    organization Red Hat
    statement Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-2364 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having moderate security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/
Last major update 11-10-2018 - 20:40
Published 13-06-2008 - 18:41
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