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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   Apache mod_proxy Vendors:   Apache Software Foundation
(Sun Issues Fix) Apache mod_proxy stream_reqbody_cl() Infinite Loop Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1024592
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1024592
CVE Reference:   CVE-2009-1890   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 16 2010
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Apache mod_proxy. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can send specially crafted Content-Length value to cause the stream_reqbody_cl() function in 'modules/proxy/mod_proxy_http.c' to enter an infinite loop.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target service to enter an infinite loop.
Solution:   Sun has issued a fix.

The Sun advisory is available at:

http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/multiple_vulnerabilities_in_the_apache

Vendor URL:  www.apache.org/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   State error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (Solaris - SunOS)
Underlying OS Comments:  10, OpenSolaris

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Jul 3 2009 Apache mod_proxy stream_reqbody_cl() Infinite Loop Lets Remote Users Deny Service



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