Apache HTTP Server mod_proxy Reverse Proxy Information Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The web server running on the remote host has an information
disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Apache HTTP Server running on the remote host is
affected by an information disclosure vulnerability. When configured
as a reverse proxy, improper use of the RewriteRule and ProxyPassMatch
directives could cause the web server to proxy requests to arbitrary
hosts. This allows a remote attacker to indirectly send requests to
intranet servers.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Apache httpd 2.2.22 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 56972 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49957

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3368

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