CentOS Update for httpd CESA-2008:0006 centos4 x86_64

Published: 2009-02-27 08:02:20
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Summary:
Check for the Version of httpd

Affected Versions:
httpd on CentOS 4

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Technical Details:
The Apache HTTP Server is a popular Web server. A flaw was found in the mod_imap module. On sites where mod_imap was enabled and an imagemap file was publicly available, a cross-site scripting attack was possible. (CVE-2007-5000) A flaw was found in the mod_autoindex module. On sites where directory listings are used, and the " AddDefaultCharset" directive has been removed from the configuration, a cross-site scripting attack was possible against Web browsers which do not correctly derive the response character set following the rules in RFC 2616. (CVE-2007-4465) A flaw was found in the mod_status module. On sites where mod_status was enabled and the status pages were publicly available, a cross-site scripting attack was possible. (CVE-2007-6388) A flaw was found in the mod_proxy_ftp module. On sites where mod_proxy_ftp was enabled and a forward proxy was configured, a cross-site scripting attack was possible against Web browsers which do not correctly derive the response character set following the rules in RFC 2616. (CVE-2008-0005) Users of Apache httpd should upgrade to these updated Linux Distribution Packages, which contain backported patches to resolve these issues. Users should restart httpd after installing this update.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-4465
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-5000
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6388
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2008-0005

References:

http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2008-January/014608.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3
Published
2009-02-27
Modified
2017-07-10
Category
CentOS Local Security Checks

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