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Cisco Bug: CSCup45495 - MSE Apache HTTP Server and HTTP Trace vulnerabilities

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Jan 30, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Mobility Services Engine

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Description (partial)

Cisco Mobility Services Engine contains a version of Apache HTTPD that is affected by the vulnerability
identified by the following Common Vulnerability and Exposures (CVE) ID:

CVE-2012-0053 protocol.c in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.x through 2.2.21 does not properly restrict header
information during construction of Bad Request (aka 400) error documents, which allows remote attackers to
obtain the values of HTTPOnly cookies via vectors involving a (1) long or (2) malformed header in conjunction
with crafted web script.
This has been classifed by the vendor as having a CVSS v2 Base Score of 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

This bug was opened to address the potential impact on this product.

The bug fix will include as well further hardening of the http server, by disabling the TRACE method.

Device with default configuration.
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