CVE Database

CVE-2010-1623

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-10-01
Bugzilla: 640281: CVE-2010-1623 apr-util: high memory consumption in apr_brigade_split_line()

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Memory leak in the apr_brigade_split_line function in buckets/apr_brigade.c in the Apache Portable Runtime Utility library (aka APR-util) before 1.3.10, as used in the mod_reqtimeout module in the Apache HTTP Server and other software, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via unspecified vectors related to the destruction of an APR bucket.

Find out more about CVE-2010-1623 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (apr-util) RHSA-2010:0950 December 08, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (apr-util) RHSA-2010:0950 December 08, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (apr-util) RHSA-2010:0950 December 08, 2010
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 1.0 for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2011:0897 June 22, 2011
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 1.0 RHSA-2011:0896 June 22, 2011
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 1.0 for RHEL 4 AS RHSA-2011:0897 June 22, 2011
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 1.0 for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2011:0897 June 22, 2011

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