Public Date:
491365: CVE-2009-0788 rhn_satellite: Incorrect mod_rewrite rules (information disclosure, abuse as distributed DoS tool)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Red Hat Network (RHN) Satellite Server 5.3 and 5.4 does not properly rewrite unspecified URLs, which allows remote attackers to (1) obtain unspecified sensitive host information or (2) use the server as an inadvertent proxy to connect to arbitrary services and IP addresses via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0788 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 3.3
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) RHSA-2011:0434 2011-04-11
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.5) RHSA-2011:0434 2011-04-11
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.4) RHSA-2011:0434 2011-04-11