CVE-2014-3581

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2014-09-08
CWE:
CWE-476
Bugzilla:
1149709: CVE-2014-3581 httpd: NULL pointer dereference in mod_cache if Content-Type has empty value
A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the way the mod_cache httpd module handled Content-Type headers. A malicious HTTP server could cause the httpd child process to crash when the Apache HTTP server was configured to proxy to a server with caching enabled.

Find out more about CVE-2014-3581 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

This issue did not affect the versions of httpd as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6, JBoss Enterprise Web Server 1 and 2, and JBoss Application Platform 6.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 2.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
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 3.0 for RHEL 7 RHSA-2015:2660 2015-12-16
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 for RHEL 6 RHSA-2015:2659 2015-12-16
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2014:1972 2014-12-09
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2014:1972 2014-12-09
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 RHSA-2015:2661 2015-12-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd) RHSA-2015:0325 2015-03-05

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss EWS 2 httpd Not affected
Red Hat JBoss EWS 1 httpd Not affected
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 httpd Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 httpd Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 httpd Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 httpd Not affected
Red Hat Directory Server 8 httpd Not affected
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.
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