CVE-2010-1623

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

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 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 JBoss Web Server 1.0 for RHEL 4 AS (httpd22) RHSA-2011:0897 2011-06-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (apr-util) RHSA-2010:0950 2010-12-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (apr-util) RHSA-2010:0950 2010-12-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (apr-util) RHSA-2010:0950 2010-12-08
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 1.0 RHSA-2011:0896 2011-06-22
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 1 for RHEL 6 Server (httpd) RHSA-2011:0897 2011-06-22
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 1 for RHEL 5 Server (httpd) RHSA-2011:0897 2011-06-22

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 httpd Will not fix

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