Apache mod_jk2 Host Header Multiple Fields Remote Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by multiple buffer overflow
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is running Apache web server with mod_jk2, a connector
that connects a web server such as Apache web server.

According to its banner, the version of mod_jk2 installed on the
remote host is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
An attacker may be able to exploit these vulnerabilities to cause a
denial of service condition or execute arbitrary code subject to the
privileges of the user running the Apache process.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487983
http://www.nessus.org/u?1bad43ab

Solution :

Upgrade to mod_jk2 2.0.4 or higher.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 31786 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27752

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6258