CVE-2016-8612

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2016-12-15
CWE:
CWE-20
Bugzilla:
1387605: CVE-2016-8612 JBCS mod_cluster: Protocol parsing logic error
An error was found in protocol parsing logic of mod_cluster load balancer Apache HTTP Server modules. An attacker could use this flaw to cause a Segmentation Fault in the serving httpd process.

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Statement

Red Hat JBoss EAP 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. 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 EAP 6:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. 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 2:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. 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 Web Server 3.0:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. 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 2.9
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 4.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Adjacent Network
Attack Complexity Low
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 JBoss Core Services 1 RHSA-2016:2957 2016-12-15
Red Hat JBoss Core Services on RHEL 7 Server (jbcs-httpd24-mod_cluster-native) RHSA-2017:0194 2017-01-25
Red Hat JBoss Core Services on RHEL 6 Server (jbcs-httpd24-mod_cluster-native) RHSA-2017:0193 2017-01-25

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 mod_cluster Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EWS 2 mod_cluster Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 7 mod_cluster Not affected
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 mod_cluster Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 mod_cluster 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.
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