F5 Networks BIG-IP : Apache HTTP server vulnerability (SOL15901)

low Nessus Plugin ID 79891

Synopsis

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the make_variant_list function in mod_negotiation.c in the mod_negotiation module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.4.x before 2.4.3, when the MultiViews option is enabled, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted filename that is not properly handled during construction of a variant list.

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution SOL15901.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K15901

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 79891

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL15901.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 12/15/2014

Updated: 3/10/2021

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.6

Temporal Score: 2.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_access_policy_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_advanced_firewall_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_acceleration_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_security_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_visibility_and_reporting, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_global_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_link_controller, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_local_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_policy_enforcement_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_wan_optimization_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_webaccelerator, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip_protocol_security_manager

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/BIG-IP/hotfix, Host/BIG-IP/modules, Host/BIG-IP/version, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/10/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/22/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2687

BID: 55131