CVE-2014-0231

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2014-07-17
IAVA:
2015-A-0149
Bugzilla:
1120596: CVE-2014-0231 httpd: mod_cgid denial of service
A denial of service flaw was found in the way httpd's mod_cgid module executed CGI scripts that did not read data from the standard input. A remote attacker could submit a specially crafted request that would cause the httpd child process to hang indefinitely.

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Statement

Red Hat Directory Server 8:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss EWS 1:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

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 6 (httpd) RHSA-2014:0920 2014-07-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd) RHSA-2014:0921 2014-07-23
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2014:0922 2014-07-23
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.3 RHSA-2014:1021 2014-08-06
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2014:0922 2014-07-23
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 5 Server (httpd) RHSA-2014:1019 2014-08-06
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 6 Server (httpd) RHSA-2014:1087 2014-08-21
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server 2 for RHEL 5 Server (httpd) RHSA-2014:1088 2014-08-21
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 for RHEL 6 Server (httpd) RHSA-2014:1020 2014-08-06
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 2.1 RHSA-2014:1086 2014-08-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (httpd) RHSA-2014:0920 2014-07-23

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss EWS 1 httpd Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 httpd Not affected
Red Hat Directory Server 8 httpd Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

External References

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