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CVE-2012-4558

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2013-02-18
IAVA:
2015-A-0149
CWE:
CWE-79
Bugzilla:
915884: CVE-2012-4558 httpd: XSS flaw in mod_proxy_balancer manager interface

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the balancer_handler function in the manager interface in mod_proxy_balancer.c in the mod_proxy_balancer module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.x before 2.2.24-dev and 2.4.x before 2.4.4 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted string.

Find out more about CVE-2012-4558 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 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 2.0 RHSA-2013:1013 2013-07-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (httpd) RHSA-2013:0815 2013-05-13
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server (httpd) RHSA-2013:1208 2013-09-04
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 2 for RHEL 6 Server (httpd) RHSA-2013:1012 2013-07-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (httpd) RHSA-2013:0815 2013-05-13
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server (httpd) RHSA-2013:1207 2013-09-04
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.1 RHSA-2013:1209 2013-09-04
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 2 for RHEL 5 Server (httpd) RHSA-2013:1011 2013-07-03

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss EWS 1 httpd Will not fix

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