CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2011-04-11
Bugzilla: 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 and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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 5.3 (RHEL v.4) RHSA-2011:0434 April 11, 2011
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.5) RHSA-2011:0434 April 11, 2011
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) RHSA-2011:0434 April 11, 2011

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