|Bugzilla:||850794: CVE-2012-2687 CVE-2008-0455 httpd: mod_negotiation XSS via untrusted file names in directories with MultiViews enabled|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the mod_negotiation module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.6 and earlier in the 2.2.x series, 2.0.61 and earlier in the 2.0.x series, and 1.3.39 and earlier in the 1.3.x series allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML by uploading a file with a name containing XSS sequences and a file extension, which leads to injection within a (1) "406 Not Acceptable" or (2) "300 Multiple Choices" HTTP response when the extension is omitted in a request for the file.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact. A future update may address this issue. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification: https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (httpd)||RHSA-2013:0130||January 08, 2013|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (httpd)||RHSA-2013:0512||February 20, 2013|
|Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server||RHSA-2012:1591||December 18, 2012|
|Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server||RHSA-2012:1592||December 18, 2012|
|Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.0||RHSA-2012:1594||December 18, 2012|
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