F5 Networks BIG-IP : Apache vulnerability (SOL17251)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91329
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe chunked transfer coding implementation in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.14 does not properly parse chunk headers, which allows remote attackers to conduct HTTP request smuggling attacks via a crafted request, related to mishandling of large chunk-size values and invalid chunk-extension characters in modules/http/http_filters.c.
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution SOL17251.