CVE-2017-3167

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-06-20
CWE:
CWE-287
Bugzilla:
1463194: CVE-2017-3167 httpd: ap_get_basic_auth_pw() authentication bypass
It was discovered that the use of httpd's ap_get_basic_auth_pw() API function outside of the authentication phase could lead to authentication bypass. A remote attacker could possibly use this flaw to bypass required authentication if the API was used incorrectly by one of the modules used by httpd.

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Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5:
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 EAP 6:
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.

Red Hat JBoss EWS 2:
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 v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 7.4
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 6.7 (httpd) RHSA-2017:3195 2017-11-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 7.3 (httpd) RHSA-2017:3194 2017-11-13
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2017:2483 2017-08-16
Red Hat JBoss Core Services 1 RHSA-2017:3475 2017-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (httpd) RHSA-2017:2478 2017-08-15
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd24-httpd) RHSA-2017:2483 2017-08-16
Red Hat JBoss Core Services on RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2017:3477 2017-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 7.2 (httpd) RHSA-2017:3193 2017-11-13
Red Hat JBoss Core Services on RHEL 7 Server RHSA-2017:3476 2017-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (httpd) RHSA-2017:2479 2017-08-15

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3.0 httpd Fix deferred
Red Hat JBoss EWS 2 httpd Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EWS 1 httpd Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 jbossas Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 5 jbossas Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 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.

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