Apache HTTP Server 2.4.6 'mod_cache' NULL Pointer Dereference

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8342

Synopsis

The remote web server is affected by a null pointer dereference.

Description

Apache HTTP Server 2.4.6 contains a NULL pointer dereference vulnerability in the 'mod_cache' module, which can be used to induce a crash in a cache forwarding proxy configuration. This is fixed with the release of version 2.4.7.

Solution

Upgrade to Apache HTTP Server 2.4.7, or later.

See Also

http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_24.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 8342

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2014/07/29

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 3.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:http_server:2.4.6

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/07/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4352

BID: 68863