CVE-2015-8852

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Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2015-03-12
CWE:
CWE-113
Bugzilla:
1328361: CVE-2015-8852 varnish: http smuggling issues

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Varnish 3.x before 3.0.7, when used in certain stacked installations, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTTP headers and conduct HTTP response splitting attacks via a header line terminated by a \r (carriage return) character in conjunction with multiple Content-Length headers in an HTTP request.

Find out more about CVE-2015-8852 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 5.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-varnish4-varnish Not affected
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