CVE-2015-3185

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-07-15
CWE:
CWE-287
Bugzilla:
1243888: CVE-2015-3185 httpd: ap_some_auth_required() does not properly indicate authenticated request in 2.4
It was discovered that in httpd 2.4, the internal API function ap_some_auth_required() could incorrectly indicate that a request was authenticated even when no authentication was used. An httpd module using this API function could consequently allow access that should have been denied.

Find out more about CVE-2015-3185 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0:
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 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

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 3.7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2015:1666 2015-08-24
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2015:1666 2015-08-24
Red Hat JBoss Core Services on RHEL 6 Server (jbcs-httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2017:2710 2017-09-13
Red Hat JBoss Core Services 1 RHSA-2017:2708 2017-09-13
Red Hat JBoss Core Services 1 RHSA-2016:2957 2016-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd) RHSA-2015:1667 2015-08-24
Red Hat JBoss Core Services on RHEL 7 Server (jbcs-httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2017:2709 2017-09-13

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 httpd24 Will not fix
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
CloudForms Management Engine 5 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.

External References

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